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Saturday 1 April 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Waterways

Last year
Only half of Irish rivers and lakes able to sustain healthy ecosystems for fish and insects
The decrease in water quality is mostly caused by agricultural activities, particularly on the southeast and southern coasts
All time
# water safety
Over 1,000 people drowned in Ireland over the past 10 years
A new website has been launched to provide advice and tips on water safety to the public.
Waterways presenter Dick Warner has died
People have been paying tribute to the iconic environmentalist.
# clearout
The River Shannon is in for a major dredging
Plans for the maintenance were announced today.
# Drowning
Have you ever done this? This hard-hitting ad will make you think otherwise
Last year, 55 people died by accidental drowning in Irish waterways.
# Waterways
Tourist map accidentally turns UK town into a giant willy
Come to Berkhamsted!
# Work Can Wait
VIDEO: This isn't the Caribbean, this is Dublin's Grand Canal
If you need a few minutes of quiet this lunchtime, you could do worse than check out some videos from Underwater Ireland.