Litter Clean-up 24-25th April 2021

Shannon Gaels GAA is participating in a litter pick and general clean-up of accessible locations along the Lough McNean shoreline and catchment in the Blacklion area. This clean-up ย is taking place over the weekend of the 24th and 25th April 2021.

We hope to get as many ย club members, families, individuals and local groups as possible to participate in this holistic spring clean. You can target your own patch local to you in co-ordination with the club.

Litter picking equipment will be provided to all who partipate. ย If interested please text Philip on 087-2932097 or email

Participants are reminded to comply with the most up to date Government and HSE guidelines with regards to COVID-19 and social distancing.

This initiative is being coordinated by Catchment Care, Inland Fisheries Ireland and supported by Cavan County Council.

CatchmentCARE: Community Actions for Resilient Ecosystems

CatchmentCARE is an EU-funded project that aims to improve freshwater quality within the North Western and Neagh Bann international river basins. The project is focussed across three cross-border catchments, the Arney, Blackwater and Finn. The aims will be achieved through development of water quality improvement projects and installation of groundwater monitoring stations across the region.