This week 96FM spoke with lifelong marine campaigner, Jack O Donovan Trá. 

Did you know… 

According to a Fair Seas survey, more than 90% of people support the creation of MPAs. MPAs are areas of our seas and coasts, focused on conservation and restoration. These areas are legally protected from activities that damage the habitats, wildlife and natural processes that occur there. 

Ireland’s water resources are an important natural asset. Our surface water resource is comprised of 84,800 km of mapped river channel, 12,000 lakes, hundreds of estuaries and over 14,000 km2 of coastal waters


What you can do… 

 Take part in Fair Seas’ first Ocean Literacy Survey.


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

Fair Seas here

Ireland’s Environment: Water here