Agriculture & Forestry

Land use and it's impacts on birds

 

Agriculture

Supporting sustainable land use and production

With almost 75% of Ireland’s land area devoted to agriculture and forestry, these sectors have an enormous influence on biodiversity.

Agriculture

Agricultural landscapes support some of our rarest habitats & species but ongoing intensification means the sector is a major threat.

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Forestry

The decisions we make about forestry today will affect our landscape and wildlife for  decades to come.