Draft River Basin Management Plan 2022 – 2027 Public Meetings

All Public meetings have now been completed. Presentations from those meetings are available below. 

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List of Meetings


County Area or Municipal Districts Catchment Areas Date Time Registration Link Community Water Officer
Carlow Carlow Town/Mhuinebeag MD’s Barrow Catchment 15/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Ann Phelan
Carlow Tullow MD Slaney  Catchment 17/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Ann Phelan
Cavan Bailieborough – Cootehill MD The Annalee, Laragh and East Cavan’s River & Lake Catchments 15/02/2022 19:00 Presentation Ben Malone
Cavan Cavan – Belturbet MD Oughter and West Cavan’s River & Lake Catchments 17/02/2022 19:00 Presentation Ben Malone
Cavan Ballyjamesduff MD Upper Erne and South Cavan’s River & Lake Catchments 22/02/2022 19:00 Presentation Ben Malone
Clare Shannon MD, Killaloe MD, Ennis MD Lower Shannon, Lough Derg & Fergus Catchments 15/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Ruairi O Conchuir
Clare West Clare MD Lower Shannon, Shannon Estuary & Inagh River Catchments 17/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Ruairi O Conchuir
Cork Cork City Lee, Cork Harbour and Youghal Bay Catchments 15/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Cathernie Seale
Cork Kanturk-Mallow & Fermoy MD’s Blackwater Catchment 17/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Cathernie Seale
Cork West Cork & Bandon-Kinsale MD’s Bandon-ilen & Bantry Bay Catchments 21/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Cathernie Seale
Cork Macroom, Carrigaline, Cobh & East Cork MD’s Lee, Cork Harbour and Youghal Bay Catchments 23/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Cathernie Seale
Donegal Donegal MD/Glenties MD South and West Donegal, Donegal Bay North, Eske, Erne, Gweebarra/Sheephaven Catchments 28/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Jimmy McVeigh
Donegal Inishowen MD/Stranorlar MD/Letterkenny and Milford MD North and East Donegal, Finn, Foyle, Leannan, Lough Swilly, Fanad, Deele and  Milford Catchments 02/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Jimmy McVeigh
Dublin Fingal Fingal Area 22/02/2022 19:00 Presentation Thomas Carolan Dublin
Dublin South Dublin South Dublin Area 23/02/2022 19:00 Presentation Thomas Carolan Dublin
Dublin Dublin City Dublin City Area 24/02/2022 19:00 Presentation Thomas Carolan Dublin
Dublin Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown Area 09/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Donal O Keeffe
Galway Galway City, Tuam MD’s Corrib Catchment 22/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Conor Ruane
Galway Loughrea, Athenry/Oranmore MD’s Galway Bay South Catchment 24/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Conor Ruane
Galway Connemara MD Galway Bay North/Erriff Clew Bay Catchments 01/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Conor Ruane
Galway Ballinasloe, Roscommon, Athlone MD’s Upper Shannon & Lower Shannon Catchments 08/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Conor Ruane
Kerry Tralee, Listowel Tralee-Bay Feale Catchment 01/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Fran Igoe
Kerry An Daingean-Castleisland Laune-Maine Dingle Bay Catchments 09/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Fran Igoe
Kerry Killarney, Kenmare Laune-Maine Dingle Bay, Dunmanus-Bantry-Kenmare. Catchments 02/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Fran Igoe
Kildare North Kildare (Celbridge-Leixlip; Maynooth, Naas, Kildare-Newbridge) Liffey, Boyne, Lyreen, Rye water, Blackwater (Longwood), Slate 28/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Aoife McGrath
Kildare South Kildare (Kildare-Newbridge, Athy) Barrow, Greese, Graney-Lerr 02/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Aoife McGrath
Kilkenny Kilkenny City/Castlecomer/Thomastown MD’s Nore 22/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Ann Phelan
Kilkenny Piltown/Mooncoin MD’s Suir Catchment 24/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Ann Phelan
Laois Graiguecullen/Portarlington Barrow Catchment 15/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Basil Mannion
Laois Portlaoise MD Barrow and Nore Catchments 02/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Basil Mannion
Laois Borrisonossary/Mountmellick MD Barrow Catchment 03/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Basil Mannion
Leitrim Manorhamilton MD Erne, Upper Shannon, Lough Melvin,  Upper Bonet, Glencar Catchments 01/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Karen Kennedy
Leitrim Carrick on Shannon MD and Ballinamore MD Upper Shannon, Lough Allen, Lough Gill, Lough Rinn, Lough Rowan Yellow River Catchments 03/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Karen Kennedy
Limerick Adare-Rathkeale MD, Limerick City West, North & East MDs River Shannon, Lower Shannon and Shannon Estuary Catchments 22/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Ruairi O Conchuir
Limerick Cappamore-Kilmallock MD, Newcastle West MD  Lower Shannon, Mulkear, Deel and Feale Catchments 24/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Ruairi O Conchuir
Longford Granard and Longford MDs Upper Shannon, Erne, Camlin and Lough Forbes Catchments 21/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Karen Kennedy
Longford Ballymahon MD Upper Shannon, Lough Ree and Inny Catchments 24/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Karen Kennedy
Louth Ardee & Drogheda MDs Dee, Glyde and South Louth River & Coastal Catchments 24/02/2022 19:00 Presentation Ben Malone
Louth Dundalk MD Fane, Castletown and North Louth River & Coastal Catchments 01/03/2022 19:00 Presentation Ben Malone
Mayo Ballina MD, Swinford, Claremorris and Castlebar MD Moy & Killala  Bay, and South Mayo Corrib catchments. 21/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Thomas Carolan Mayo
Mayo West Mayo MD Clew Bay/Erriff and Blacksod/Broad Haven Catchments 28/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Thomas Carolan Mayo
Meath Kells, Navan, Trim Dee, Glyde, Moynalty, Blackwater (Kells), Blackwater (Longwood), Boyne 07/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Aoife McGrath
Meath Ratoath, Ashbourne, Laytown-Bettystown Liffey, Tolka, Nanny-Devlin, Broadmeadow 10/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Aoife McGrath
Monaghan Ballybay – Clones MD Finn, Bunnoe and Dromore River & Lake Catchments 03/03/2022 19:00 Presentation Ben Malone
Monaghan Carrickmacross – Castleblayney MD Fane, Muckno & Carrick River & Lake Catchments 08/03/2022 19:00 Presentation Ben Malone
Monaghan Monaghan MD Blackwater & North Monaghan’s River and Lake Catchments 10/03/2022 19:00 https://bit.ly/3nxE8Oh Ben Malone
Offaly Birr MD Lower Shannon Catchment 22/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Basil Mannion
Offaly Edenderry MD Boyne Catchment 23/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Basil Mannion
Offaly Tullamore MD Lower Shannon Catchment 24/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Basil Mannion
Roscommon Roscommon MD. Boyle MD. Upper Shannon Catchment 02/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Thomas Carolan Mayo
Sligo Sligo-Drumcliff MD and Borough of Sligo MD Sligo Bay, Glencar, Lough Gill Catchments 08/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Karen Kennedy
Sligo Ballymote-Tobercurry MD Sligo Bay, Moy,  Owenmore Templehouse lake, Tubbercurry, Lough Arrow Catchments 10/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Karen Kennedy
Tipperary Nenagh MD, Thurles MD Lower Shannon, Lough Derg, Nore and Suir Catchments 01/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Ruairi O Conchuir
Tipperary Clonmel , Carrick-on-Suir,  Cashel-Tipperary MD Suir Catchment 03/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Ruairi O Conchuir
Waterford Dungarvan – Lismore & Comeragh Colligan, Dungarvan Harbour, Blackwater, Tay, Mahon Catchment 01/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Alan Walsh
Waterford Waterford Metropolitan River Suir, St John,s River, Tramore Beach and Back Strand Catchment 03/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Ann Phelan
Westmeath Mullingar/Kinnegad MD Lower Shannon and Boyne Catchments 16/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Basil Mannion
Westmeath Athlone/Moate MD Upper Shannon Catchment 17/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Basil Mannion
Wexford Gorey/Kilmuckridge/Enniscorthy MD’s Owenovarragh and Slaney Waterbodies 08/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Ann Phelan
Wexford New Ross/Wexford/Rosslae MD’s Barrow/Wexford Harbour/Rosslare Our Ladys Island Waterbodies 10/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Ann Phelan
Wicklow Arklow & Wicklow MD Vartry, Avoca, Redcross, Three Mile Waters, Potters, Avonmore, Avonbeg, Aughrim, Ow, Lough Dan, Lough Tay, Goldmine, Ballyduff 16/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Donal O Keeffe
Wicklow Baltinglass MD (West Wicklow MD) Slaney & Wicklow Uplands 23/02/2022 19:30 Presentation Donal O Keeffe
Wicklow Bray & Greystones MD Dargle (Glencree, Glencullen, Kilruddery, Swan, Lough Bray), Three Trouts Stream, Kilcoole, Kilmacanogue, Ballyroan, Newtownmountkennedy, Newcastle, Dodder Upper 02/03/2022 19:30 Presentation Donal O Keeffe

Map of Meetings which have taken place