Minister for the Environment pays a visit to the Boora Project
John Gormley TD, Minister for the Environment paid a welcome visit to the National Grey Partridge Conservation Project in Boora, County Offaly on Friday last, 9th July. He was greeted by officials of the National Parks and Wildlife Service and members of the National Grey Partridge Conservation Project Limited. In a visit that lasted approximately 2 hours the Minister was given an overview of the project and also was brought on a tour of the project area. The project area totals 644 acres which was purchased by the State in 2005 for the conservation of native grey partridge.