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Friday, August 17, 2018
Environment Minister Michelle McIlveen has announced funding from the plastic bag charge for local environment projects. An initial £400,000, sourced from the carrier bag levy, will be available for the Challenge Fund in the current financial year for not-for-profit organisations...
The Irish Salt Mines in Carrickfergus is once again  doing its bit to help keep the roads free from snow and ice this winter. Infrastructure Minister Chris Hazzard recently went to see first-hand the work undertaken to extract rock salt...
2015 was a successful year for WYG’s environmental team in Belfast. Current prospects and a growing order book have allowed the programme, project and technical consultancy to grow its workforce of environmental professionals based in Northern Ireland to 19...
Japanese Knotweed is regarded as one of the most destructive plants in the world; the bamboo-like species has been sprouting up across the UK and Ireland in recent years. It and other invasive alien species represent a major threat to...