Biodiversity, Nature & Sustainability


Coillte's core purpose is to enrich lives locally, nationally and globally through the innovative and sustainable management of natural resources. It is a commercial company operating in forestry, land based businesses, renewable energy and panel products.

The company was established in 1988 employs approx 1,100 people and. It owns over 445,000 hectares of land, about 7% of the land cover of Ireland.

Visit the Coillte Website here.

ENFO - Ask About Ireland

For information about irish natural resources, sustainable living and growing your own visit the Enfo website here.

Cultivate Ireland

Cultivate is a practical sustainability organisation focused on active education with facilities in Dublin and Cloughjordan, Co Tipperary. They aim to equip people to be able to respond to the issues of energy vulnerability and climate change by providing access to the knowledge and tools that cultivate sustainable lifestyles and resilient communities. Visit the Cultivate website here.

Grow it Yourself

Grow it Yourself offers information on ways to live a healthier, more sustainable and more connected life where you grow your own food. Their aim is to inspire and empower people to grow their own by bringing them together in community groups and online to share tips, advice and expertise. Founded in Ireland in 2009 there are now over 12,000 people involved and over 100 GIY groups.
Visit the Grow It Yourself website here.

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