Oysters have been a source of food for the people around Clew Bay shores from prehistoric times. ‘Kitchen middens’ which … Continue reading What future for Native Oysters in Clew Bay?
Storm Callum reached its peak in Clew Bay on friday morning (12102018). Flooding occurred at Westport Quay caused by the … Continue reading Storm Callum and sea level rise in Clew Bay 12102018
Sleeping Common Seal adult with two pups, on an island in Westport Bay, County Mayo 2018 Boat trip to the … Continue reading Common seal pups and mackerel in Clew Bay
A panoramic view from “Rebecca” near Inishoo in Clew Bay 12th Mayo 2018 Photo Shay Fennelly Kevin has a … Continue reading Mackerel in Clew Bay on May 12th.
On Ireland’s west coast Viking raiders were known to raid monasteries on offshore islands (Skelligs, Inishmurray) and inland up rivers … Continue reading Vikings, longships and Clew Bay
One of the most interesting marine mammals in Clew Bay is the Common Seal. Clew Bay’s archipelago of islands hosts … Continue reading Common Seals in Clew Bay
January is the month of serial winter storms. Clew Bay’s inner islands protect the coast between Westport and Newport from … Continue reading 2018 Serial storms hit Clew Bay
The first two weeks in May are often some of the best weather of the year. 2017 has delivered. On … Continue reading Early May in Clew Bay, mackerel in
Discover Ireland’s smallest whale in Clew Bay Continue reading Harbour Porpoise in Clew Bay 2017