Business Guidelines Launch (November 2016)

Guidelines for how businesses can support the Pollinator Plan were released in November 2016. This press release was issued by Bord Bia: Business Guidelines Press Release

NO REPRO FEE - BUSINESS - 17/11/2016 -Calling all Irish Businesses to Help Save the Bees! -Irish businesses are being called on to take action in helping to save the bees. The National Biodiversity Date Centre and Bord Bia have launched a Framework for Businesses as part of the All-Ireland Pollinator Plan, which identifies actions that companies can take to help protect pollinators and the livelihoods of farmers who rely on their invaluable pollination service. Companies are being urged to sign up at www.biodiversityireland.ie and implement the planÕs business guidelines. The guidelines, launched today, suggest 18 practical actions that any business can take in both indoor and outdoor spaces. Pictured with an insect hotel that provides shelter for insects and is an example one of the practical actions a business can take are Dr. Jane Stout, deputy chair of the All Ireland Pollinator Plan Steering Group and Jim OÕToole, Bord BiaÕs director of sustainable development. Picture Gary O' Neill
Picture by Gary O’ Neill

 

Garden Guidelines Launch (July 2016)

Guidelines for how to make gardens pollinator friendly were released by the All-Ireland Pollinator Plan in July 2016:   Garden Guidelines Press Release

Photographs and info-graphics that are available for use are provided below. Full resolution images are available by clicking the download link:  Garden Guidelines Media Pack July 2016 (31.84MB)

All-Ireland Pollinator Plan Launch (September 2015)

The All-Ireland Pollinator Plan, a strategy to address pollinator decline and protect pollination services, was officially launched in September 2015.

All-Ireland Pollinator Plan_press release

Brief summary note on the All-Ireland Pollinator Plan

Summary note on Ireland’s bees

Photographs and info-graphics that are available for use are provided below. Full resolution images are available by clicking the download link.  All Ireland Pollinator Media Pack (24.5MB)