National Biodiversity Action Plan Public Consultation
Date Released: Wednesday, December 21, 2016
The Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs invites views on the next National Biodiversity Action Plan, Ireland’s third, for conserving and restoring Ireland’s biodiversity. This document sets out a plan, from 2017 to 2021, through which a range of government, civil and private sectors will undertake to achieve Ireland’s Vision for Biodiversity. The targets in the Plan address issues ranging from improving the management of protected areas to increasing awareness and appreciation of biodiversity and ecosystem services.
Alternatively, submissions can be made in writing to the address below. The closing date for submissions is 20 January 2017. Observations can be made in English or Irish.
Draft National Biodiversity Action Plan 2017 – 2021 (pdf, English)
Address for written submissions:
Biodiversity and EU Programmes
National Parks & Wildlife Service
Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs
7 Ely Place
Dublin 2 DO2 TW98
Telephone: 01 8883242 / 3213