The Pearl Mussel Project aims to design and implement a voluntary results-based agri-environmental scheme with farmers that will help protect the endangered freshwater pearl mussel, as well as benefiting the wider environment.

Geographical location (NUTS3)South-West; West & Border Region (IE)
Main Funding SourceRural Development Programme 2014-2020 for Operational Groups (in the sense of Art 56 of Reg.1305/2013)
Project Duration2018 – 2023
Total Budget€10,000,000

The EIP-AGRI Service Point Operational Group abstract for this project can be found here.

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