£1.2m for Challenge Fund 2014

Environment Minister Mark H Durkan made the announcement today at the Challenge Fund celebration event held at Skainos, Belfast The Challenge Fund provides vital funding for […]

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Magilligan Field Centre Celebrate 40th Anniversary

Caption: Liz Wallace WELB Field Officer at Magilligan Field Centre, welcomed Gerry Mullan Mayor of Limavady, (l-r) Paddy Mackey WELB Senior Education Officer, Ian Humphries Chief […]

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Magilligan Field Centre becomes first accredited Eco-Centres Northern Ireland

The Western Education and Library Board (WELB) is delighted to announce that its Curriculum Advisory and Support Service (CASS) facility at Magilligan Field Centre (MFC) has […]

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Our free trees are good for bees . . .

Our free trees are good for bees . . . and schools, youth groups and community groups The Woodland Trust is giving away free packs of […]

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Be part of the Big Butterfly Count!

The Big Butterfly Count takes place between 20th July – 11th August. “The Big Butterfly Count is about more than just counting butterflies – we’ll be […]

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Historic result for woodland in Northern Ireland

The introduction of new legislation to regulate the felling of trees signals a brighter outlook for Northern Ireland’s natural heritage, says conservation charity the Woodland Trust. […]

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Binevenagh Townlands and Fieldnames Project launch

The Binevenagh Townlands and Fieldnames Project was launched last Thursday at the MOD Training Centre, Magilligan, Limavady. The townland is a unique feature of the Irish […]

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