Archive: May 2018

Biodiversity Week 2018 – What is Biodiversity?

Biodiversity Week 2018 is upon us so why not take a look at the importance of biodiversity. What is Biodiversity? Bio – “life”; Diversity – “different stuff” Biodiversity is all the different living things that make life possible. Think of it is as parts of a puzzle; having a biodiverse ecosystem allows us to see […]

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Planting for Pollinators

Pollinators support plant growth and make your garden more fruitful than without them. When they stop by your garden, they take nutrient rich pollen to help neighbouring areas. You may have heard dystopian worries of a future world without bees, but it’s easier to avoid this than you think! You can help keep bee populations […]

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Celebrating National Biodiversity week 2016

National Biodiversity Week, which runs from 14th-22nd May, is all about connecting people with nature and more importantly about communicating the importance of biodiversity in our everyday lives. As part of Biodiversity Week 2016, Global Action Plan will be hosting a day of activities with local primary schools in Ballymun on 16th May focusing on […]

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