NATURE John Shelley takes a fishing trip to Achill and finds a wide variety of hungry mouths on his bait hook
NATURE North Mayo is home to the only sustainable population of Ireland’s rarest bee, the Great Yellow Bumblebee
NATURE Old head boasts Ireland’s only Atlantic-Oak forest that grows right on the coast, but non-natives are threatening to overtake it
NATURE There’s still time for spring and summer bulb planting, but what’s best for the bees?
NATURE Storm Lorenzo and strong autumn winds blow nuts from trees, and wild creatures feast
NATURE Biodiversity Officer Pat Fahy sets out some home truths about the climate emergency
NATURE John Shelley’s precious plum trees have been plundered, but who has the sweet tooth?
NATURE Pat Fahy looks at the strides that Westport has made towards taking pride in its built and natural heritage
NATURE With ladybirds in decline, John Shelley hopes a makeshift winter home will help them – and other creatures too
NATURE It isn’t easy being green, but we really need to hop to it, writes Westport biodiversity officer Pat Fahy
NATURE John Shelley takes a trout-fishing trip to Bunaveela Lough, which proves eye-opening at every turn