National Tree Week

” National Tree Week organised by the Tree Council of Ireland will take place this year from 5th -12th March 2017.   Events have been organised all over the country and include forest and nature walks, tree planting ceremonies, workshops, wood turning displays, talks, poetry readings, exhibitions, and competitions. The list of events nationwide is …

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Hedge Cutting

Ferbane Tidy Towns A REMINDER to ALL landowners that the Hedge Cutting Season has now CLOSED. It is illegally permitted until the 1st of September 2017. This is required under Section 46 of the Wildlife (Amendment Act 2000). Thank you.

Ferbane Wildlife Audit & Management Plan

This is an extract from the recent biodiversity study of the Ferbane area.  Blackthorn Ecology completed a project to record, communicate, manage and enhance wildlife in seven settlements in County Offaly. The project commenced in January 2013 and ran through September 2013. The project was managed by the Offaly Community Forum with funding from the Offaly Local Development …

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Welcome to “”. A resource for anyone in the community!

This is “”. A resource set up by Ferbane TidyTowns to help voluntary community organisations let people know what, where and when they are about and how they help our local area be a great place to work and live. As well as being a source of information for anybody living in, or visiting Ferbane …

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