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Wild ways: New Eco Rangers programme gets the kids outdoors

Helen O’Callaghan looks at Eco Rangers, a Bord na Móna programme that aims to reconnect kids with the great outdoors. THE girls at Gortskehy NS in Co Mayo loved the ladybugs but were a bit squeamish about the earthworms. Their teacher, Suzanne McDonald, was simply happy they’d had the opportunity to explore the “fabulous world of …

Chongming Island travel plan promises an eco-spot of distinction

The bird’s-eye view of Dongping National Forest Park Chongming District announced its “Chongming Whole Horizon Travel Development Plan” today, which offers a blueprint for transforming the island into an eco-tourism spot of distinction by 2020. The plan also highlights how to make the 10th China Flower Expo, a 100 day event, a great success in 2021. Last …