Asian clam survey on the River Barrow, January 2013.
The devastation caused by the Asian clam is enormous. In locations inhabited by Asian clam, almost no native fauna or flora are present. This short clip shows a glimpse of one infested area just below Saint Mullins, on the River Barrow.
It is extremely important that people take [...]
This is the third CAISIE (Control of Aquatic Invasive Species and Restoration of Natural Communities in Ireland) Project Bulletin. In this issue we have updates on aquatic invasive species (AIS) control and some related research from our two project areas, Lough Corrib and the Grand Canal & Barrow Navigation. In addition, we outline some of [...]
CAISIE Project Bulletin No.2, January 2011
Welcome to the second of our annual bulletins. This bulletin has contributions from all members of the project and in particular, this year we have a brief contribution from Dr Cathal Gallagher the Research Director at Inland Fisheries Ireland. The CAISIE project has now completed 14 months of its contracted [...]