Helps developers understand the importance of biodiversity and natural habitats and advise how biodiversity conservation can be integrated into the development process.
|Good Practise Guidelines for Developers (446kB)|
Provides information about biodiversity and outlines simple steps to promote awareness of wildlife habitats and natural heritage.
|Good Practise Guidelines for Householders (523kB)|
Advises local authority officers on biodiversity issues and promotes the consideration of biodiversity and natural heritage as part of the planning process.
|Good Practise Guidelines for Local Authorities (490kB)|
A publication which compiled the plants associated with Westmeath.
|Plants of Westmeath (486kB)|
Ireland’s National Biodiversity Plan, showing a range of measures and the time-scale within which they might be implemented.
|National Biodiversity Plan (3,395kB)|
A guidance document which advises home owners, on the suitability of tree and shrub species for their gardens and promotes the use of native species in the rural setting.
|Landscaping for Rural Housing (2,585kB)|