Britain’s Birds: An Identification Guide to the Birds of Britain and Ireland–A Book Review

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It also makes it a little intimidating to be doing a review of Britain’s Birds: An Identification Guide to the Birds of Britain and Ireland. birders visiting Great Britain and Ireland stick with Collins. Britain’s Birds: An Identification Guide to the Birds of Britain and Ireland.

Ireland Votes on Same-Sex Marriage.

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Ireland Votes on Same-Sex Marriage. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) WAYLON: Today Only discrimination equal rights gay marriage Home To Vote homophobia Hozier ireland

Love Wins: Ireland Votes in Favor of Same-Sex Marriage.

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It’s official—the people of Ireland voted loud and proud to include the following clause in our constitution: “Marriage may be contracted in accordance with law by two persons without distinction as to their sex.”

Ireland Enacts Progressive Transgender Recognition Law.

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Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights Family, Youth, Enlightened Education WAYLON: Today Only Caitlyn Jenner equal rights equality gender status ireland Irish transgender community progressive law self determination taboo transgender transgender recognitionIt may have been slow in coming, but Irish law is more progressive than most.

Ireland Baldwin Wants You To Adopt This Holiday Season

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Ireland Baldwin, along with her dog, Kota, is partnering with the Humane Society of the United States to promote pet adoption this holiday season. Animals Causes News Top News ireland baldwin

Cillian Murphy Wants Ireland to Ban Fur Farming

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Actor Cillian Murphy becomes the latest celebrity to fire off a letter to Ireland’s Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, in support of banning fur farming in the country. Read More The post Cillian Murphy Wants Ireland to Ban Fur Farming appeared first on Ecorazzi.

As Ireland Votes on Equal Rights to Wed, let’s consider a Brief History of Marriage. {Video}

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Homosexual acts were still illegal in Ireland as late as 1993! Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) equal rights equality now ireland Ireland legalizes gay marriage vote gay marriageNeedless to say there has been quite.

Win a Book From Across the Pond – The Crossley ID Guide: Britain and Ireland

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Welcome to day six of the “ Crossley Britain and Ireland Blog Tour ,” otherwise known as the American stop. The latest offering, The Crossley ID Guide: Britain & Ireland , has been released and you probably want a copy. We’ll save a full review for another time but it is probably accurate to say that if you liked the previous books you will like this one, especially if you want to get to know the birds of Britain and Ireland better.

Ireland's first WEEE 'rehab' center opens its doors

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by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Ireland's first dedicated electrical reuse facility has opened, which will have the capacity to process 10,000 tonnes of WEEE a year. If just 5% of Ireland's WEEE was reused, 320,000 items of electrical equipment would re-enter the second life market.

Green Tourism Mobile Application for UK & Ireland Launched by TripSketch

Green (Living) Review

Award winning online Green Travel company TripSketch has announced the launch of a new Green Tourism mobile application for the United Kingdom and Ireland. Partnering with the UK’s leading Green Tourism certification programme, Green Tourism Business Scheme (GTBS), TripSketch enables travelers to access a network of over 2400 green graded businesses across the UK and Ireland via mobile devices or the Internet.

Sneak Peaks at Crossley ID Guide for UK and Ireland

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Richard Crossley has posed a couple of plates from his forthcoming UK and Ireland Crossley ID Guide on The Crossley ID Guide Facebook page. Check ‘em out ! Asides

The Crossley ID Guide: Britain & Ireland — A Review of the Book

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Fortunately, I had T he Crossley ID Guide: Britain & Ireland by Richard Crossley and Dominic Couzens on my desk. Conceived and authored by Richard Crossley, birder, traveler, and photographer, The Crossley ID Guide: Britain & Ireland is the third book of the series. The Crossley ID Guide: Britain & Ireland, covers 314 birds (I counted) that reside in or migrate regularly through England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. I needed a book showing a Linnet.

What do the U.S., Russia, Ireland and Morocco have in common?

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UK and Ireland gear up for Global Wind Day

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In the UK and Ireland there are a number of events including a documentary screening by RenewableUK featuring TV presenter Bill Oddie looking at green projects around Britain and the documentary will be shown for the first time at the launch with Mr Oddie introducing the film at the Curzon Cinema, in Soho, London. In Ireland Bord Gáis Kilgarvan Wind Farm will hold an educational open day, with local school children invited to have a look and learn about the technology at the site.

Horsemeat Found in 10 Million Burgers in Ireland and Britain

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Read More The post Horsemeat Found in 10 Million Burgers in Ireland and Britain appeared first on Ecorazzi. Irish and British supermarkets have recalled 10 million burgers in fear the beef patties contain horsemeat.

7 Reasons Why You Should Experience the Luck of the Irish in Ireland. ~ Jen Weddle

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Adventure Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) beer environment green happiness holiday ireland irish life mindfulness St. It’s a place where magic and reality intertwine together in beautiful scenic views and historical castles. Patrick''s Day travel vacation whiskey

My 5 Favorite Spiritual Sites in Ireland: a St. Patrick’s Day Tribute.

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Adventure Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Free Content to Partners Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Z ADMIN Entertainment & Culture Featured Today Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today Celtic christianity ireland religion spirituality St. All of the sites are located in places where the natural energy of the land is particularly strong and where there is a sense of stepping into a more mystical, magical world.

Puppy Farming Outlawed in Ireland

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After many years, the fight against puppy farming has come to a happy ending! Read More. Animals Causes News Top News ian somerhalder puppy farming

Oil Spill Off Coast Of Ireland

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An oil spill off the coast of Ireland is expected to reach coastline in the next two weeks. This is the largest oil spill near Ireland in the last ten years.

We’re excited for “Megan the Vegan,” a new children’s book out of Ireland

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Children’s books about veganism are more popular now than they’ve ever been, and a brand-new one out of Ireland is about the hit the shelves. Fewer things are better for a child than reading out loud to them. Going over storybooks with your little one is an excellent way to teach them about the world around them, enrich their vocabulary, and promote excellent cognitive skills.

Northern Ireland Sets Lofty Renewable Energy Goal

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The Strategic Energy Framework for Northern Ireland 2010 was recently released. The report details Northern Ireland’s goals for their renewable energy sector and moving away from typical fossil fuels. Foster believes such a move is a guarantee for Northern Ireland’s stability.

Minnie Driver says it All in this Tweet about the Irish Abortion Referendum.

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Yesterday, the Republic of Ireland held a popular vote on the Eighth Amendment to the Irish constitution. The “8th” as many refer to it, is an amendment to the Irish constitution that passed in 1983 and effectively outlaws abortion on the island.

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Ireland Readies for TV Waste Surge

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As the digital switchover approaches, Ireland is set to see television CRT waste rocket by more than 25% as people make the decision to upgrade or change their set.

Glendalough Distillery: Double Barrel Irish Whiskey

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Food Birds and Booze blackbirds booze Eurasian Blackbird IrelandTomorrow is Saint Patrick’s Day, a holiday that offers plenty of excuses for drinking, but few prospects for straying from the well-worn celebratory routines.

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Ireland to Ban Incandescent Light bulbs

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Government budget reports are never the most exciting of news stories, especially if haven’t paid any attention to math since high school, but over in Ireland this month, the Irish government announced their first ever carbon budget.

Ireland Saving Millions Through Energy Efficiency Retrofitting

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Ireland is reaping the benefits of an energy efficiency retrofit programme, making €35m worth of energy savings in 2012.

Anjelica Huston Asks Ireland To Ban Fur Farming

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“Smash” star and veteran animal rights advocate Anjelica Huston has written Simon Coveney, Ireland’s Minister for Agriculture, Food & the Marine, urging him to ban fur farming in the country. Read More. Animals Causes News Top News anjelica huston

[Guest post] Green Limerick’s top ‘must do’s’

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| Ireland’s Autumnal Delights | With the summer season coming to a close and the year-end on the horizon, now would be a perfect time to enjoy an autumnal escape, before the madness of the holiday festivities creep up on us good and proper.

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Guinness Brewery: Guinness Draught

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Food Birds and Booze Ireland toucansYes, I know: I went out of my way to avoid the predictable Guinness review before Saint Patrick’s Day last week.

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Looking for an eco-friendly getaway in the UK? Look to the countryside!

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Cumbria Derbyshire East Midlands England Europe Gloucestershire Hampshire Lake District Northern Ireland Shropshire Surrey United Kingdom Wales Wiltshire eco-friendly UK countryside holidays eco-friendly UK countryside vacation great UK country walks| Hikes And Bikes! |

“26 year old woman from Ireland posts video about domestic abuse.”

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“My world was turned upside down, as you can imagine. You think you know somebody…” “For the last year and a half I’ve been told I’m paranoid, I’m psycho, I’m nuts, my insecurities will kill me one day.” ” No matter which way you cut it, Emma is brave. She is sharing her story, potentially putting herself in […]. Equal Rights Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy

Northern Ireland Aims to Be World Leader in Carbon Reduction

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Northern Ireland's Environment Minister Alex Attwood has called on the country to step up to the challenge of becoming a world leader in carbon reduction.

Ireland's Blueprint to Double green Energy Use and Meet EU Targets

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Ireland must double green energy use to meet EU targets and is developing guidelines to help local authorities set up renewable energy projects to achieve this. tonnes of C02 emissions in Ireland but it is still a long way from meeting its 2020 binding target

What I learned from my Grandad about St. Patrick.

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Patrick had used on his mission to rid Ireland of Druids and Pagans. Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Travel comfrey herb witch ireland lore Salem Witch Trials St. His wooden staff was not unlike the one made of ash that St. Many believe that St. Patrick was in fact, a. Patrick's Day Yeats

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What Bono taught me about Human Rights.

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Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today 1990s 70th Anniversary Amnesty International awareness Bono change compassion concert Dublin equality family Get Up Health & Wellness human rights ireland life mentally disabled mindfulness music take action travel; relationships; self-discovery Trinity college UDHR Universal Declaration of Human RightsIf life were measured by fame and fortune, these metrics would be awesome but, I’m more interested Bono's role regarding human rights.

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We must Run toward Life & not Away from It.

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Adventure Blog Enlightened Society Inspiring (Wow) amen awareness Bus tour Cliffs of Moher grace Hozier ireland irish moments music peaceful reverence smile spirituality Take me to Church time capsule TravelIt’s shocking, really, what you can accomplish in 48 hours—especially when you opt not to sleep, throw caution to the wind, and run like hell.

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15 Gems of Irish Wisdom for Saint Patrick’s Day.

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Dredged from a well of hard-earned wisdom, these aphorisms, be they quotes from Ireland’s great literary and lyrical traditions or anonymous folk sayings, always reflect a culture of wit, generosity, spirit and optimism.

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TripAdvisor’s Jenny Rushmore: GreenLeaders to be worldwide

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Canada Europe France Germany Ireland Italy Spain Green Travel News Jenny Rushmore TripAdvisor TripAdvisor GreenLeaders | Green Travel News | Eight of ten U.S. travelers are interested in green travel, but only two out of those ten made deliberate eco-friendly travel choices in the past year. So what’s the hangup? Why didn’t the other “interested” travelers go green?

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#WakingTheFeminists: Irish Women Demand Equality in Irish Theater.

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Although the real work has yet to begin, it is inspiring to see how quickly commitment can be elicited when women set their minds to a task.

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Casting The Net

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Thumbing through the cheap flight destinations from the local airport and trying to figure where might offer the chance of something different in early October without breaking the bank I was drawn to the short hop over to Ireland.

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