The Forum’s Autumn newsletter reports on our work over the past 3 months and this issue includes an report on the draft River Basin Management plan. Members of the Forum joined Minister Darragh O’Brien and Minister Malcolm Noonan for the launch of the 6 month public consultation on 27th September.
The Newsletter includes a summary of the Forum’s Nitrates Action Programme submission.
A summary report is presented on early career research commissioned by An Fóram and completed by Irene O’Callaghan and Timothy Sullivan of University College Cork on Legacy Sediment Contamination – Understanding sediment contamination legacy
issues in lake and river sediments and the implications for catchment management
and drinking water source protection.