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# sea - This year 2022

Customs service to spend €20 million on new boats to help tackle drug trade
# Maritime Patrol
# Maritime Patrol

Customs service to spend €20 million on new boats to help tackle drug trade

Feb 20th 2022, 6:30 AM 19,589 Views 25 Comments

One key mission will be the service’s role in the Joint Task Force on Drug Interdiction.

Quiz: How much do you know about the Atlantic Ocean?
# Splash
# Splash

Quiz: How much do you know about the Atlantic Ocean?

Jan 30th 2022, 10:00 PM 49,461 Views 17 Comments

Dip your toes into this quiz (not literally, please).

# sea - Last year 2021

Poll: Do you swim in the sea?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you swim in the sea?

Apr 17th 2021, 9:54 AM 44,994 Views 48 Comments

The lifting of the 5km travel limit opens up the possibility of a sea swim for more people.

Quiz: How much do you know about seals?
# Arf Arf Arf Arf
# Arf Arf Arf Arf

Quiz: How much do you know about seals?

Jan 30th 2021, 10:00 PM 39,784 Views 30 Comments

Arf arf arf arf.

# sea - All time

Coast Guard issues warning about inflatable devices amid high tides
# Storm Ellen
# Storm Ellen

Coast Guard issues warning about inflatable devices amid high tides

Aug 19th 2020, 8:37 AM 10,630 Views 6 Comments

High tides and a storm are expected in the coming days.

‘It provided inspiration’: Neighbouring GAA clubs meet on the field following paddleboard rescue
# Galway Rescue
From The42
# Galway Rescue

‘It provided inspiration’: Neighbouring GAA clubs meet on the field following paddleboard rescue

Aug 17th 2020, 3:00 PM 19,633 Views 1 Comment

The Bearna and Salthill-Knocknacarra GAA clubs met in championship on Friday night after helping with the search for the missing paddle boarders.

Over 1,000 people drowned in Ireland over the past 10 years
# Water Safety
# Water Safety

Over 1,000 people drowned in Ireland over the past 10 years

Jul 31st 2020, 11:14 AM 15,433 Views 15 Comments

A new website has been launched to provide advice and tips on water safety to the public.

A sea view will add 32% to the cost of your house
# Deep Blue Sea
# Deep Blue Sea

A sea view will add 32% to the cost of your house

Jul 31st 2018, 6:01 AM 18,959 Views 12 Comments

But a cliff will make it cost less.

Here are some of the best photos taken of marine life in Dublin Bay from the 1980s to 2017
# Marine Life
# Marine Life

Here are some of the best photos taken of marine life in Dublin Bay from the 1980s to 2017

May 5th 2018, 6:30 PM 23,550 Views 13 Comments

Dublin Bay Biosphere Partnership and the Irish Underwater Council wanted to raise awareness of marine life living in Dublin Bay.

'We're going to find out how they lived': Researchers to look under the Irish Sea for evidence of first settlers
# Lost Landscapes
# Lost Landscapes

'We're going to find out how they lived': Researchers to look under the Irish Sea for evidence of first settlers

Feb 24th 2018, 8:30 AM 15,887 Views 42 Comments

Under the Irish sea is a prehistoric ‘palaeolandscape’ of plains, hills, marshlands and river valleys.

After 64 days at sea ex-Connacht and Leinster lock Browne completes epic row across Atlantic
# Terra Firma
From The42
# Terra Firma

After 64 days at sea ex-Connacht and Leinster lock Browne completes epic row across Atlantic

Updated Feb 16th 2018, 11:07 AM 38,710 Views 20 Comments

‘Without a doubt this is the toughest challenge I have ever taken on,’ said Browne after embracing his parents, brother and sister in Antigua.

Dublin man attempting to sail around the world alone with no modern technology
# Ultimate Challenge
# Ultimate Challenge

Dublin man attempting to sail around the world alone with no modern technology

Feb 4th 2018, 9:30 AM 24,755 Views 32 Comments

Gregor McGuckin will take part in the Golden Globe Race in July.

Man in critical condition after being washed into sea in Clare
# Creeragh
# Creeragh

Man in critical condition after being washed into sea in Clare

Jan 13th 2018, 5:28 PM 20,840 Views 17 Comments

It’s believed he was taking photos near the base of a cliff.

Poll: Should people who ignore emergency services advice during a status red warning be arrested?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Should people who ignore emergency services advice during a status red warning be arrested?

Oct 17th 2017, 9:39 AM 41,785 Views 100 Comments

Have your say.

'They could have lethal consequences': Warnings issued over new mermaid craze
# Water Safety
# Water Safety

'They could have lethal consequences': Warnings issued over new mermaid craze

Aug 26th 2017, 6:15 AM 59,401 Views 34 Comments

There has been an increased trend of the use of mermaid tails while swimming in the UK.

Two divers rescued off Dalkey Island
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

Two divers rescued off Dalkey Island

Aug 21st 2017, 7:13 AM 12,501 Views 5 Comments

They failed to surface when diving yesterday afternoon.

Stranded anti-migrant ship refuses help from migrant rescue vessel
# Mediterranean
# Mediterranean

Stranded anti-migrant ship refuses help from migrant rescue vessel

Aug 11th 2017, 6:13 PM 27,259 Views 80 Comments

The anti-migrant activists on board the ship said it was just a “minor technical problem”.

Four people rescued off west Cork coast after boat's engine problems
# Courtmacsherry Bay
# Courtmacsherry Bay

Four people rescued off west Cork coast after boat's engine problems

Jul 30th 2017, 7:03 PM 14,484 Views 4 Comments

Strong winds and engine problems left four people stranded after leaving Courtmacsherry Bay this morning.

Main Lusitania telegraph finally recovered from Cork seabed
# Sunken Ship
# Sunken Ship

Main Lusitania telegraph finally recovered from Cork seabed

Jul 26th 2017, 6:13 PM 19,166 Views 24 Comments

The ship sank off the Cork coast in 1915 after it was hit by a German U-boat torpedo.

Are fisheries the first casualty in a Brexit split between Ireland and the UK?
# Brexit
# Brexit

Are fisheries the first casualty in a Brexit split between Ireland and the UK?

Jul 16th 2017, 10:32 AM 15,574 Views 28 Comments

If the UK continues to lift the drawbridge on its waters, it could cause problems for Ireland.

7,000 year old penguin poo reveals volcanic eruptions almost wiped out Antarctic sea bird colony
# Innovative Technique
# Innovative Technique

7,000 year old penguin poo reveals volcanic eruptions almost wiped out Antarctic sea bird colony

Apr 16th 2017, 11:30 AM 11,551 Views 11 Comments

The changes in penguin populations had been linked to climate change.

Ever wanted to stay in a lighthouse? Now you can
# Lighthouse Family
# Lighthouse Family

Ever wanted to stay in a lighthouse? Now you can

Mar 30th 2017, 1:24 PM 23,155 Views 16 Comments

Five new lighthouse properties are available for people to rent as short-term accommodation.

You can now buy 'luxury' water from melted icebergs for €94
# Svalbarði
# Svalbarði

You can now buy 'luxury' water from melted icebergs for €94

Feb 18th 2017, 10:00 AM 15,472 Views 57 Comments

It has a superior mouth feel, apparently.

Safety review of Donegal piers to begin after tragic death of family
# Buncrana Tragedy
# Buncrana Tragedy

Safety review of Donegal piers to begin after tragic death of family

Dec 23rd 2016, 2:56 PM 8,868 Views 3 Comments

Donegal County Council is to carry out the review.

This fisherman tweets all of the horrific creatures he finds in the sea, and it's pure nightmare fuel
# Creatures Of The Deep
From The Daily Edge
# Creatures Of The Deep

This fisherman tweets all of the horrific creatures he finds in the sea, and it's pure nightmare fuel

Dec 21st 2016, 8:56 AM 7,433 Views 3 Comments

Mammy!

Body found in search for elderly farmer in Co Kerry
# Jim Keane
# Jim Keane

Body found in search for elderly farmer in Co Kerry

Nov 3rd 2016, 7:38 PM 35,129 Views 9 Comments

Jim Keane, aged 70, had been missing since Monday.

WATCH: How highly-skilled divers and new technology restored electricity to the Aran Islands
# Power To The People
# Power To The People

WATCH: How highly-skilled divers and new technology restored electricity to the Aran Islands

Oct 27th 2016, 6:03 AM 13,225 Views 6 Comments

An ESB undersea habitat was used to fix a fault in a 10.5 km power cable.

42 people drown after boat carrying 450 migrants capsizes at sea
# Humanitarian Crisis
# Humanitarian Crisis

42 people drown after boat carrying 450 migrants capsizes at sea

Sep 21st 2016, 10:39 PM 12,396 Views 127 Comments

The vessel overturned off the port city of Rosetta in Egypt, police and health officials said.

Five young men die in seaside tragedy in England
# Camber Sands
# Camber Sands

Five young men die in seaside tragedy in England

Aug 25th 2016, 12:45 PM 49,885 Views 13 Comments

Police believe the men were all in their late teens and early 20s and had gone to the beach together.

Two-year-old girl who was swept into sea with father at Newquay has died
# South Fistral Beach
# South Fistral Beach

Two-year-old girl who was swept into sea with father at Newquay has died

Aug 24th 2016, 6:43 PM 30,400 Views 9 Comments

Lisinda Bruynius has paid tribute to her daughter and husband, who died last Friday.

Body found off west Cork coast after search for missing fisherman
# Recovered
# Recovered

Body found off west Cork coast after search for missing fisherman

Aug 16th 2016, 12:25 PM 17,819 Views 4 Comments

The local man who was in his 60s was reported missing yesterday.

Video shows the difference a life jacket makes when you fall in Irish waters
# Summer Safety
# Summer Safety

Video shows the difference a life jacket makes when you fall in Irish waters

Jul 1st 2016, 3:34 PM 14,854 Views 13 Comments

The Coast Guard is particularly urging those who take part in shore-related activities to wear life jackets.

Fingal County Council issues warning about another three beaches
# Pollution
# Pollution

Fingal County Council issues warning about another three beaches

Jun 7th 2016, 6:14 PM 24,051 Views 36 Comments

The council said there was water overflow from a pump station due to heavy rainfall.

Body of woman found after suspected shark attack
# Perth
# Perth

Body of woman found after suspected shark attack

Jun 5th 2016, 8:10 AM 23,120 Views 15 Comments

It comes just two days after a surfer died after being attacked by a shark last week.

These are some of the most mind-bending facts about octopuses
# Octopi
# Octopi

These are some of the most mind-bending facts about octopuses

Jan 1st 2016, 10:15 AM 23,715 Views 19 Comments

Did you know they can detach their arms? Change their genetic code?

Brush with death: 'I was fighting for air, spitting out sea water as the waves broke over my head'
# Saved
# Saved

Brush with death: 'I was fighting for air, spitting out sea water as the waves broke over my head'

Nov 7th 2015, 7:30 AM 19,568 Views 4 Comments

Colm Plunkett does not think he would be alive today if he had not been wearing a lifejacket.

And the award for Most Shocking Headline of the Day goes to…
# Get In The Sea
# Get In The Sea

And the award for Most Shocking Headline of the Day goes to…

Aug 30th 2015, 7:14 PM 36,088 Views 18 Comments

Revelation after revelation.

Ben Fogle hunts sharks off Irish coast using dead whale as bait
# The Search Is On
# The Search Is On

Ben Fogle hunts sharks off Irish coast using dead whale as bait

Aug 23rd 2015, 5:32 PM 26,520 Views 41 Comments

A new ITV documentary aims to prove great white sharks are living in the waters between Ireland and Wales.

Freediving champion feared dead after going missing off Spanish coast
# Natalia Molchanova
# Natalia Molchanova

Freediving champion feared dead after going missing off Spanish coast

Aug 5th 2015, 12:35 PM 28,128 Views 29 Comments

The Russian sportswoman is thought to have got caught in a strong underwater current.

Scientists have built a lab 62 feet under the sea - but they aren't using it to explore the ocean
# FINDING NEEMO
# FINDING NEEMO

Scientists have built a lab 62 feet under the sea - but they aren't using it to explore the ocean

Jun 10th 2015, 7:12 PM 11,754 Views 17 Comments

Before you can become an astronaut – you need to learn how to be an aquanaut.

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