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Project Details

Geographical location (NUTS3)West Region (IE)
Main Funding SourceRural Development Programme 2014-2020 for Operational Groups (in the sense of Art 56 of Reg.1305/2013)
Project Duration2019 – 2023
Total Budget€1,424,284

This project aims to ensure the long-term economic viability of hill farming in the Twelve Bens/Maumturks area through the development of sustainable and innovative agricultural management practices to restore, preserve and enhance the biodiversity of this unique Natura 2000 area.

  • You can find a full description of this project’s rationale, aims, objectives and activities on page 21 of the NRN’s ‘EIP-AGRI: Ireland’s Operational Groups’ Booklet. Please see: https://bit.ly/2Ptv0vA
  • The EIP-AGRI Service Point Operational Group abstract for this project can be found here

North Connemara Locally Led Agri-environmental Scheme – Lessons Learned to Date

North Connemara Locally led Agri Environmental Scheme Project Manager, Joseph Mannion, provided an update of the various innovative methods being tested by, and subsequent lessons learned from this EIP-AGRI Operational Group project at the EIP-AGRI Symposium entitled ‘Sharing lessons learned and how these might help to inform Ireland’s CAP Strategic plan’ at the most recent Burren Winterage School held via Zoom in October 2020.

You can view this presentation here: https://youtu.be/h2kREEo4nGs

North Connemara Locally Led Agri-environmental Scheme – Contact Details

North Connemara Locally led Agri Environmental Scheme Project Manager: Joseph Mannion

North Connemara Locally led Agri Environmental Scheme Project Email: eip@forumconnemara.ie

North Connemara Locally Led Agri-environmental Scheme Website: https://www.forumconnemara.ie/locally-led-scheme?locale=en

North Connemara Locally Led Agri-environmental Scheme Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NorthConnemaraEIP/

North Connemara Locally Led Agri-environmental Scheme Twitter: https://twitter.com/ConnemaraLed