Come along to the Spraoi 2017 festival in Waterford this weekend and meet river communities and people working to improve water quality along the River Suir from source to sea. Make your views known.
Come visit us at the River Suir Marquee Stand at the Mall, Waterford City on Sunday 6th from 1PM to 6PM. Attractions will include water bug investigations, interactive River Suir map, examples of work by Friends of St. Johns River, Coastwatch Citizen Science Coastal Streams project, River Wildlife Selfie Booth, Deise Natureways, Waterford City and County Council Heritage, Cheekpoint Fisheries Heritage Group. There will be a chance to win a trip for two on the sailing ship Brian Boru.
Water practitioners from Waterford City and County Council, Tipperary County Council and the Waters and Communities Office will be present to discuss the issues and heritage of the River Suir from Source to Sea.
The River Basin Management Plan is open for consultation now and this is your chance to get involved. Why not bring your local knowledge and suggest solutions? https://consult.watersandcommunities.ie. For further information contact the Waters and Communities Office on 0761 06 5262.
Let’s work together to improve the River Suir for everyone’s enjoyment.