Creating Harper’s Island Wetlands
Building the Scrape Hide
Nature Trail and Reed Bed Creation
Constructing the Sand Martin Nesting Bank
Volunteers Making a Difference
Students from Scoil Chlochair Mhuire NS Carrigtwohill pictured planting a mix of native trees for our woodland habitat. Supported by Cork County Council through Local Agenda 21 funding, the event was organised by Bird Watch Ireland and Easy Trees.ie RTÉ's Today Show were on-hand to capture the action. (February 2019).
Wed 25th October 2017: Conor O Brien, Maeve Tomlins and Angela Reidy of Glounthaune Tidy Towns receive the best Best Small Village Award from Annette Lane, Muintir na Tire at the Muintir na Tire Pride in Our Community Awards in Oriel House Ballincollig. Input to the early development of Harper’s Island Wetlands was recognised. Also included is Deputy Mayor Mary Rose Desmond and Councillor Anthony Barry (Harper's Island Wetlands Steering Group member).