Vital People In Tipperary Check Out Essential Daily Pollen Tracker During Hot Spell – Asthma Society

Summer 2018 is shaping up to live long in memory with what feels like endless sunshine and now there is even talk of a HEATWAVE to radiate across Ireland this week.  However, excitement levels amongst the 15,377 people in Tipperary with asthma and who also have hayfever are at lowest levels, as pollen reaches its […]

Fish in Distress Alert

Inland Fisheries Ireland are seeking the help of anglers and the general public to report any sightings of distressed fish due to high water temperatures or  low water levels. Inland Fisheries Ireland would also request that anglers voluntarily cease using keep nets during this period, so as not to cause unintentional distress to fish kept […]

Seven heatwaves in the last thirty years in Ireland suggest increased mortality

The EPA has today published new research by researchers in DIT led by Professor Pat Goodman that presents an assessment of seven heatwaves that have occurred in Ireland over the last 30 years and their impact on mortality in Ireland.  Although we do not normally think of Ireland as a place that has heatwaves, this […]