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The Burren and Cliffs of Moher UNESCO Global Geopark supports people and organisations to work together to ensure a cared-for landscape, a better understood heritage, more sustainable tourism, a vibrant community and strengthened livelihoods.

The Burren and Cliffs of Moher UNESCO Global Geopark has sustainability as a core element of all it does. It has been working closely with tourism businesses in the region on its highly innovative Geopark Code of Practice for Sustainable Tourism programme which enables tourism businesses to monitor and improve their environmental impact. The programme has received numerous awards including the 2018 Chamber Ireland Excellence in Local Government Award for Sustainable Tourism. read more

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4 Jun
Lisdoonvarna Students Exploring Geotourism through Art

The transition year students of Mary Immaculate Secondary School in Lisdoonvarna got the chance to brief and work with local sculptor Jethro Sheen on a piece of art exploring the …

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22 May
Artists promoting Geotourism in the Burren

The Burren and Cliffs of Moher UNESCO Global Geopark is celebrating European Geoparks Week and their participation in The European Atlantic Geotourism Route by promoting the concept of geotourism to …

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2 May
Geopark Geologist discovers a new species of fossil crinoids dating back to 325 million years ago

A new species of fossil crinoids dating back to 325 million years ago has been discovered in Doolin, County Clare. Called Heloambocolumnus harperi in honour of Professor David Harper of …

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