Clew Bay’s iconic mountain Croagh Patrick in the grip of winter is a pleasure to see if you live around … Continue reading Clew Bay – help record its Biodiversity
A family party fish for mackerel onboard “Rebecca” in Clew Bay, County Mayo with Kilmeena based Wild Atlantic … Continue reading July mackerel fishing in the calms
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.
Recently I met an oyster farmer in Murrisk who grows pacific oysters. I asked if he saw any recent growth … Continue reading Spring bloom arrives in Clew Bay
A not so commonly seen animal in Ireland is the Common Lizard (Lacerta vivipara). I remember as a child … Continue reading A not so common Common Lizard
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
The Grey Seal is also present in Clew Bay. Larger than the Common Seal they breed in October. Grey Seals … Continue reading Grey Seals in Clew Bay
Two days of sunshine in early April saw “Rebecca” make a passage to Murrisk pier from Rosmoney via Crovinish and … Continue reading April sunshine in Clew Bay