Mayo County Council will host a Green Coast Award flag raising event on Rinroe Beach. Rinroe Beach, near Carrowteige, North Mayo will be celebrating it’s status as Mayo’s newest Green Coast Flag with a flag raising event on Thursday, June 13th, from 1:30pm to 3pm.
This year An Taisce awarded 62 Beaches The Green Coast Award for 2019. Mayo achieved Ten Blue Flag beaches and Seven Green Coast Award with Rinroe the newest edition to the awarded beaches of County Mayo.
The Green Coast Flag will be raised on the day with guided walks and talks on Seaweed Identification, Dune Protection, Protection of Bathing Water and the Leave No Trace ethos, the day will finish a Rinroe Community Beach Clean. Partners on the day are Ballycroy National Park, Clean Coasts An Taisce, Leave No Trace and Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM).
The event on Rinroe Beach, Ceathrú Thaidhg on Thursday, June 13 from 1.30pm to 3pm, is in collaboration with Scoil Náisiúnta Cheathrú Thaidhg, Comhar Dún Chaocháin Teo & Cill Chomáin Rural Social Scheme.