|Clare County Library||
|Shannon Dolphin and Wildlife Foundation|
|Contact Person:||Dr. Simon Berrow|
|Address:||Merchanats Quay, Kilrush|
|Telephone No:||065 - 9052326|
|Description:||The Shannon Dolphin and Wildlife Foundation (SDWF) was
established in March 2000 to formulate and implement a plan for the development
of sustainable dolphin watching in the Shannon Region. The Foundations objectives
1/ to maintain the dolphin population in a favourable conservation status,
2/ to raise public awareness of dolphins and the marine environment,
3/ to increase volume and value of dolphin-watching visitors,
4/ to integrate dolphin-watching with eco-tourism activities in the region.
In October 2003 the SDWF were granted charitable status (CHY 15127) to " develop and provide educational awareness and conservation of the Shannon dolphins and other wildlife in the region".
|Meeting dates and Venue:||Shannon Dolphin and Wildlife Centre, Merchants Quay, Kilrush|
|Information Updated:||January, 2011.|
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