Guided Walk Rathmullan Beach & Wood

Joint Event
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Venue: 
Rathmullan Beach Car Park
Cost An Taisce Members: 
free
Cost Non Members: 
free

Meet 7.30 p.m.

“From Sea Shore to Woodland” Guide: Aengus Kennedy This walk will follow a route from the “Flight of the Earls” sculpture, through the beach, the high tide line, the seashore, the sand dunes, the dunes being colonised by shrubs and the adjacent woodland. Discussion will include Rathmullan landscape in the 1600's, change in beach structure, tidal movements, high tide line foraging, dune formation and change over time, dune stabilisation & colonisation by shrubs, trees and other plants,adjoining woodland.

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