Biodiversity photo competition

Congratulations and well done to all who took part in our Biodiversity photo competition which was the brainchild of our Chairman, Aodhagan O’Suilleabhain. Thanks to the team of judges and especially Head Judge, Eanna Ní Lamhna. Thanks also to BioPharmaChemical Ireland for sponsorship.

Highly Commended No 26: Spider Web on Brambles
School: Mercy College, Sligo
Student: Anna Quinn (TY)
Teacher: Ms. Karen Rowe (Waterford Branch)

Highly Commended No 29: Pine Martin
Mountrath CS, Co. Laois
Student: Cúán Tilson (6th year)
Teacher: Dr. Mary Kelly (Kildare Branch)

Joint 3rd place No 23: Heather with Rock Pool and View from Summit of Bray Head
Coláiste Ráithín, Co. Wicklow
Student: Jan Mizak (2nd year)
Teacher: Ms. Shauna Ní Bhaoill (Dublin Branch)

Joint 3rd place No 18: Fungus Growing on Tree Stump in School Grounds
School: Presentation College, Thurles, Co. Tipperary
Student: Julie Butler (TY)
Teacher: Ms. Dearbhla Neville

Second Place No 10: Mussels, Barnacles, Limpets, Seaweed and Green Leaf Worm
School: Dominican College, Drumcondra, Dublin
Student: Lauren Bennis (3rd Year)
Teacher: Ms. Olivia O Brien (Dublin Branch)

First Place No 32: Seagull with Crab
School: Rockford Manor Presentation Secondary School, Stradbrook Road, Blackrock, Dublin 4.
Student: Marta Kowalczyk (5th year)
Teacher: Ms. Kelly Ryan (Dublin Branch)