National Parks and Wildlife Service (Ireland)

90 King Street North, Dublin 7, D07 N7CV Ireland

Region Active

Europe

Governmental

Activity

Marine conservation, Marine research, Cetaceans

Description

The role of the NPWS in the marine environment includes protection of marine habitats, protection of marine life in particular Cetaceans (principally dolphins) and seals, marine licencing, marine research and the control of marine research areas, amongst others.