This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 9 °C Monday 25 May, 2020

#killarney national park

# killarney-national-park - Monday 30 March, 2020

Firefighters battle 150-acre gorse fire in Killarney National Park

The fire took a number of hours to bring under control last night.

# killarney-national-park - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Deer cull begins in Killarney National Park to manage red and Sika herds

The cull will continue until mid-March.

# killarney-national-park - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Copper deficiency believed to be cause of distressing condition among Red deer in Killarney National Park

Killarney once had one of the richest copper deposits in the country.

# killarney-national-park - Monday 4 March, 2019

'Losing the war of the rhododendrons': Healy-Rae says invasive weed in Killarney is getting worse

Last year Healy-Rae said the army should be sent to Killarney National Park. 12 months on, he says the situation is getting worse.

# killarney-national-park - Friday 16 November, 2018

'Nowhere near enough': Healy-Rae reiterates army call as €100k funding to fight rhododendrons announced

Intensive labour is required to get rid of the invasive weed, and Michael Healy-Rae said more is needed to eradicate the problem.

# killarney-national-park - Monday 5 November, 2018

Men's Sheds volunteers descend on Killarney National Park to fight invading rhododendrons

Kerry TD Michael Healy Rae previously called for the army to be sent in to deal with the invasive plant.

# killarney-national-park - Sunday 7 January, 2018

Killarney National Park 'significantly and rapidly deteriorating' due to rhododendron

The invasive plant is at the centre of a row between a voluntary body and a government department.

# killarney-national-park - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge 13 views from this Kerry bar that prove the Kingdom might be Ireland's finest spot Ladies View

# killarney-national-park - Thursday 21 April, 2016

People warned to stay away from a big part of Killarney National Park

A request has been made to the Air Corps to help fire-fighters in their attempts to extinguish the blaze.

# killarney-national-park - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Outrage as severed heads of deer found in Killarney bin

The animals had been culled by the National Parks and Wildlife Service.

# killarney-national-park - Friday 10 April, 2015

Air Corps called into Killarney National Park as blaze continues to rage

People are being asked to avoid certain parts of the park for their own safety.

# killarney-national-park - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Blaze threatened Killarney National Park as wildfires spread across Kerry

It is understood some of the fires are being investigated by gardaí.

# killarney-national-park - Monday 6 April, 2015

Kerry vet warns locals about possible strychnine poisoning of three dogs

All three dogs were in the same week and the vet managed to save two of them but it worried about more cases.

# killarney-national-park - Sunday 5 October, 2014

# killarney-national-park - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Volunteers: Killarney Park faces 'grim and uncertain future' if destructive plant not dealt with

A petition has been set up calling on Minister Deenihan to ensure the park becomes clear of the rhododendron plant.

# killarney-national-park - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

You have not seen Killarney National Park like this before Photography This post contains images

You have not seen Killarney National Park like this before

Photographer Norman McCloskey has spent three years trekking the 25,000 acres of the park to capture these breathtaking but little-known vistas.

# killarney-national-park - Thursday 28 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 places in Ireland you need to visit as soon as possible If We Only Had The Weather

9 places in Ireland you need to visit as soon as possible

The auld sod ain’t so bad after all.

# killarney-national-park - Monday 22 October, 2012

Deenihan bans hunting of Kerry red deer

The Minister also announced his decision to begin a general review of the Open Season Order for other deer species.

# killarney-national-park - Thursday 17 May, 2012

White-tailed eagles killed in Mayo and Donegal

Minister Jimmy Deenihan has condemned the killings of the eagles, who are believed to have been poisoned. One bird was also shot.

# killarney-national-park - Monday 30 April, 2012

White-tailed Eagles make Clare their new nest after 100-year wait

The pair is nesting in Mountshannon, in what has been described as a “momentous occasion” by the Golden Eagle Trust.

# killarney-national-park - Friday 22 July, 2011

Streaker warning for Killarney National Park

A lewd and nude man has been spotted on a number of occasions at the park, exposing himself to women.