WaterPro: You are invited to an international seminar on
‘Bioremediation to manage runoff from Agriculture, Mining & Landfills Seminar’
Wednesday 10th May 2017
Clanree Hotel, Letterkenny, Donegal, Ireland
From 9am – 1pm
WaterPro: The overall goal of WaterPro is to develop eco-efficient tools and models for good water quality management and protection for the Northern Periphery sparsely populated area.
Donegal County Council are partners in the Interreg VB Northern Periphery and Arctic Programme WaterPro Project which will develop eco-efficient tools and models for water and storm runoff management practices and environmental protection.
As part of the exchange of knowledge on the project Donegal County Council are hosting a free to attend seminar: Bioremediation to manage runoff from Agriculture, Mining & Landfills.
Presentations will focus on sustainable methods of treating runoff and polluted waste waters.
There will also be a site visit to Churchtown Landfill site, Lifford which has been restored and uses a combination of an irrigated willow plantation and integrated constructed wetlands to treat leachate before it enters the River Finn. Please note PPE is required for the site visit.
This event is free of charge and those with an interest in the environment, agriculture or mining are most welcome.
(For those travelling the Clanree Hotel will offer a special price of €72 B&B single occupancy, reference WaterPro at time of booking)
Full details on http://www.water-pro.eu/