Environment

Environment

Wild Work – Learning to Treat Invasive Species

From our experience of working closely with local communities, we have established a project which deals with problematic species such as Japanese Knotweed (Fallopia spp.), Traveller’s Joy (Clematis vitalba), Cherry Laurel (Prunus laurocerasus) and Winter Heliotrope (Petasites fragrans).

The objectives of our Invasive Species Project are:

  • To identify a means of managing Invasive Species that looks at the entire picture and integrates all those involved i.e. Local Authority, businesses, community groups, residents, etc.
  • To prevent further spread
  • To raise awareness and educate
  • To identify the best and most effective methods of treatment
  • To treat in line with environmental regulations such as the Sustainable Use Directive Wild Work knotweed pilot 1st year treatment 2015

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A great bunch of #wren female entrepreneurs and well done on showcase today. Well done to France Doyle on her work with the group. @rubiconcentre @SECADCork https://t.co/QWs1CcCqmh

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Former US SoS John Kerry addresses #OOWSummit19 highlighting the centrality of protecting our oceans to our efforts to tackle climate change 🌍

⁦@Damien_English⁩ announces new Marine Planning Policy Statement bringing new clarity to all aspects of marine planning - marine forward planning, managing development in our oceans, and enforcement. We’ll have a link to the policy statement shortly #OOWSummit19

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SECAD Partnership CLG
Midleton Community Enterprise Centre, Owennacurra Business Park,
Knockgriffin, Midleton, Co. Cork, P25 Y893

+353 21 4613432

info@secad.ie