Nature Photography Competition

Are you are a keen amateur photographer that loves to capture striking landscapes, migration spectacles, fabulous flora, or dramatic close-up images of birds, mammals and insects? Would you like to win up to €500 in cash prizes? Then this is the competition for you. Nothing captures Ireland’s beautiful natural environment better than a photograph, so […]

Go for a walk with Dee the Bee

Tralee Town Park Denny Street, Tralee, Kerry

Have a look out for the Dee the Bee story trail installed in Tralee Town Park.  Starting at the playground and leading to the community garden. The story trail tells the story of Dee The Bee by @dolores_kidsbooks_keaveney and highlights the important role bees play in nature. Tralee Town Park is the perfect place to […]

Habitats for bees and butterflies- Gnathóg do beacha agus féileachán.

Tralee Bay Wetlands Eco and Activity Park Tralee, Tralee, Kerry

Learn how to create simple natural habitats for bees, butterflies and other wild creatures in your garden. This event is bilingual and we ask that you wear appropriate outdoor clothing and footwear. Free event but Please register via link below.  

Community Orchard Visit

Tralee Town Park Denny Street, Tralee, Kerry

Join Transition  Kerry and the IWT, Kerry Branch at the TK Community Orchard, Tralee Town Park (near the community garden) This orchard was planted on 2017.  We will  do some plant and habitat identification to see what is growing in the orchard.  Then we will do some appropriate trampling and clipping of grass around trees.  […]

Biodiversity Week: Tralee Town Park Discovery Challenge

Tralee Town Park Denny Street, Tralee, Kerry

To mark Biodiversity Week 2022, we are launching our new Tralee Town Park Spotter Sheets and challenge you to go on a journey of discovery to explore all of Tralee Town Park’s hidden gems. Simply pick up your free copy and a pencil at Kerry County Museum and head into the Town Park. We took […]

Meet some of our native wild plants- Cuir aithne ar cuid plandaí dúchasach.

Tralee Bay Wetlands Eco and Activity Park Tralee, Tralee, Kerry

Join us for an introduction to some valuable native plants that you can let grow in your garden for biodiversity. This event is bilingual and we ask that you wear appropriate outdoor clothing and footwear. Free event but please register at link below.  

Bat Walk with Irish Wildlife Trust

Tralee Bay Wetlands Eco and Activity Park Tralee, Tralee, Kerry

Join us at Tralee Bay Wetlands to learn about bats and then go to Ballyseedy Woods to see them at dusk. Bring along a torch and a bat detector if you have one. Wear appropriate outdoor clothes and footwear. Free event but please register via link below. 

Big Beach Biodiversity Survey

White Strand Over-the-water, Caherciveen

Would you like to learn how to survey your local sandy beach? LIVE is looking for volunteers to join us as we conduct a survey to record bivalve shells and other flotsam cast up on the tide of your local Iveragh beaches!   While our sandy beaches may not be the most obvious place to record marine […]

Wildflower Walk

Kilflynn Nature Garden Ballyconnell, Kilflynn, Kerry

A walk around the garden with Medical Herbalist, Christine Best, looking at the flora and discussing their uses, properties and importance in the ecosystem. The walk is free but any donations towards the Garden would be appreciated. The grass pathways are uneven and may not be suitable for wheelchairs etc. More details and registration at […]

Natterjack Toad Walk and Talk in conjunction with Irish Wildlife Trust Kerry

Castlegregory Golf Club Castlegregory, Castlegregory, Kerry

As we are currently in Natterjack Toad breeding season, we hope to spot the nocturnal toads in action during this night-time walk. Thanks to the Castlegregory Golf Club for allowing this walk at the golf links and to MTU Wildlife Biology final-year student Olly Lynch. Free event but numbers are limited so booking essential. Book by […]