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MulkearLIFE DVD Now Available

The recently completed MulkearLIFE DVD has been uploaded on YouTube (Irish Angling Update channel) and is available to view in full or on a chapter by chapter basis.  Please have a look if you have not already viewed it. Please see the opening 3 minute clip here:  All others clips / chapters are available from the above.

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Use of remote camera for filming (Image: Ruairí Ó Conchúir)

The DVD gives a comprehensive overview of the work of MulkearLIFE (2010 to 2014) on the Restoration of the Lower Shannon SAC for Sea Lamprey, Atlantic Salmon & European Otter. The DVD is divided into 8 chapters for ease of viewing.
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Interviewing project partners – Dr. Martin O’Grady, IFI (Image: Ruairí Ó Conchúir)


Thanks to all who appeared in or supported the production of this DVD. Copies of the DVD (in DVD case or clamshell format) are available for distribution. Stocks are limited but if you would like a free copy please send in your postal details ( MulkearLIFE would like to most sincerely thank all who participated in and supported the production of this DVD. MulkearLIFE would like to express its deep appreciation to all who gave of their valuable time.

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The DVD includes input for the various project partners including: Dr. Ciaran Byrne, Ms. Amanda Mooney, Prof. Martin O’ Grady, Dr. Sean Rooney, Ms. Lorraine O’Donnell, Dr. James King, Mr. Liam Hourigan – Inland Fisheries Ireland. Mr. John Sheehan & Andrew Maloney – Limerick City & County Council. Mr. Noel Fitzpatrick – the Office of Public Works.  It includes local Mulkear Farmers: Mr. Patsy Egan, Mr. Gerard O’Dwyer, Mr. Patrick (Paddy) O’ Dwyer.


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Interviewing local farmers – Ger O’ Dwyer (Image: Ruairí Ó Conchúir)


A great many others are featured in the DVD and helped in its production including: The Staff & Pupils of Scoil Caitriona, Cappamore National School, Dr. Ferdia Marnell – National Parks and Wildlife Service, Mr. Richard Keys (Angler / Mulkear Catchment Management Group), Mr. David Thompson (Angler / Mulkear Catchment Management Group) and Mr. Patrick Lenihan (Mulkear Conservation Volunteers) and Ms. Bernadette Guest (Waterford County Council).


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Involving local schools, Scoil Caitriona, Cappamore (Image: Ruairí Ó Conchúir)


MulkearLIFE wishes to express is deep gratitude to Tailored Films: Julianne Forde, Ruth Tracey, Paula Stewart and Dave Thorpe. A special word of thanks to Mr. Ruairí Ó Conchúir (Project Manager) who coordinated the input of MulkearLIFE’s project partners into the production of this DVD.  Finally, the MulkearLIFE would like to sincerely thank the European Commission LIFE Nature Fund.


The production of the DVD is funded by the European Commission LIFE Nature Fund which is the EU’s financial instrument supporting environmental and nature conservation projects throughout the EU. 


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