This week C103FM spoke with Claire Costelloe, Shirley Gallagher and Sandra Burns

Did you know? 

Projected increases in the frequency of extreme precipitation events will result in increased surface water and riverine flood risk for Cork City . 


Coastal flooding poses a serious threat for Ireland. This is due to the fact that Ireland’s cities and key infrastructure are located at or near the coast.


Extreme weather events are already affecting Ireland’s economy. These events are expected to increase in frequency and intensity, affecting Ireland’s ability to ‘do business’.


Here’s a few resources if you want to know more:

Climate Ireland here

Climate Change Risk Assessment here

Joe’s farm crisps here