Inland Fisheries Ireland Invites Angling And Conservation Projects Funding Applications From Tipperary

Sean Kyne TD, Minister with responsibility for Inland Fisheries, has today welcomed a new €2 million funding call from Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) for angling projects and conservation initiatives. The funding call, which consists of three separate funding streams, will help ensure that Ireland’s fish stocks and angling infrastructure are protected and enhanced into the future. The Inland […]

Inland Fisheries Ireland Announces Angling Initiatives In Tipperary To Receive Sponsorship

Inland Fisheries Ireland has announced the recipients of its 2017 Sponsorship Scheme which supports angling events and initiatives across the country. In Tipperary, St Flannan’s Fishing Club will receive sponsorship for a Juvenile Fishing Day. Overall across the country, the scheme will support 79 initiatives to the tune of €30,000 with a focus on those […]

Angling development projects in Tipperary awarded funding from Inland Fisheries Ireland

Two angling development projects in Tipperary have been awarded funding to improve angling access in the area. The projects are some of 50 angling development projects across the country which will receive support from Inland Fisheries Ireland to the value of €500,000 in total as part of its Capital Works Fund. The projects, which focus […]

Inland Fisheries Ireland Sponsorship Scheme 2017 Open For Applications

Inland Fisheries Ireland has launched its Sponsorship Scheme for 2017 which will support angling events and initiatives in Tipperary and across the country. The fund supported 44 events to the tune of €30,000 in 2016 with a particular focus on initiatives which help grow Ireland’s angling tourism product and support novice anglers. Inland Fisheries Ireland’s […]

Inland Fisheries Ireland Sponsorship Fund 2017 Open For Applications

Inland Fisheries Ireland has launched its Sponsorship Fund for 2017 which will support angling events and initiatives across the country. The fund supported 44 events to the tune of €30,000 in 2016 with a particular focus on initiatives which help grow Ireland’s angling tourism product and support novice anglers. Angling in Ireland is currently worth […]

Inland Fisheries Ireland invites applications for funding from Tipperary to improve access to angling facilities

A new fund to support projects that will contribute to the delivery of an accessible and sustainable, world class inland fisheries resource has been established. Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) has announced an overall Capital Works Fund of €500,000 available for angling groups and clubs who are looking to improve access and infrastructure for angling. The […]

Inland Fisheries Ireland awarded funding for project at Newcastle, Tipperary

Investment in rural angling communities crucial to sector which attracts 273,000 domestic anglers and 163,000 overseas visitors who fished in 2015    Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) has secured funding of €12,000 to carry out restoration works along a tributary of the River Suir at Newcastle, Co. Tipperary in partnership with Newcastle Pastoral Centre, Newcastle Tidy Towns […]

New Study – Angling worth €0.75 billion to Irish Economy and supporting 10,000 jobs in rural Ireland

The Minister of State with Responsibility for Natural Resources, Fergus O’ Dowd T.D. today warmly welcomed the findings of a new national economic study which has revealed for the first time that angling and angling tourism in Ireland is generating a dividend in excess of €0.75 billion within the Irish economy every year. The study, […]

Salmon and Sea Trout Angling – New River Suir Bye-law

Recreational angling on the River Suir is set for a change as a Bye-law sought and now welcomed by a majority of anglers has been signed into law. As and from April 12th, 2013, when fishing for salmon and sea trout (over 40cm) on the River Suir, it is prohibited to use worms, prawn, shrimp […]