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Visitors urged to assist Burren

An event focusing on the role visitors to the Burren can play in conserving the local environment will be held in Lisdoonvarna, Co Clare, on Thursday, May 16.

Entitled "Burren Ecotourism Explore Outdoor Ethics", the event forms part of the Burren in Bloom Festival and is being hosted by the Burren Ecotourism Network.

A panel of expert guest speakers includes Maura Lyons of Leave No Trace Ireland, Mary Mulvey, CEO of Ecotourism Ireland and Joanna McInerney of Burren Outdoor Education Centres.

The event is free and open to the public. For more visit www.burrenecotourism.com

Irish Independent