Important Links

Public Concerned:

Friends of the Murrough
Friends of the Murrough Objection

Irish Government:

Eastern Region Fisheries Board Objection

Environmental Scoping Study
Wicklow County Council Ireland
Ireland MIDA – Marine Irish Digital Atlas
Irish Statute Book, Statutory Instruments, S.I. No. 293/1988 — European Communities (Quality of Salmonid Waters) Regulations, 1988.
Irish EPA guidelines
Vartry Draft Water Management Unit
Ireland Fisheries Protection Guidelines

EU Regulations:

Fish Directive

About and History of the River Vartry:

A Cruise Up The Vartry with an Alderman
Hand Book for Travellers in Ireland 1854
Proceedings – Institution of Mechanical Engineers‎-1865
The Geography of British History-1863
The Architect and Contract Reporter-1874
Institution of Civil Engineers of Ireland-1863
The Dublin Journal of Medical Science-1899
The Climates and Baths of Great Britain-1902
Forests, Woods and Trees in Relation to Hygiene-1852
Loca Patriciana: An Identification of Localities-1879
Minutes of Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers-1874
Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland-1874
Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge‎-1843
Flower Grouping in English, Scotch & Irish Gardens-1907
Celtic Scotland: A History of Ancient Alban-1877
The Dublin Waterworks-1866
Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy-1900
Pollution in 1874
St. Patrick, Apostle of Ireland-1864
The Living Age-1908
A guide to the county of Wicklow-1827
The Silence of Barbara Synge-2003‎
Handbook for Travellers in Ireland-1878
The illustrated hand-book to the county of Wicklow-1844
How to Spend a Month in Ireland-1867
Discription of the Vartry Reservoir

Important Documents:

Ryan 09500Objection
Complete Hydrogeological Assessment
Summary Hydrogeological Assessment
Interpretation of definitions of certain project categories of annex I and II of the EIA Directive
Fisheries Protection Guidelines
Guidance for Consent Authorities regarding Sub-threshold Development
Ashford GWB: Summary of Initial Characterisation.
EU Guidance on EIA Screening
EU Guidance on EIA – EIS Review
EU Fresh Water Directive 78/659/EEC
Characterisation of the Avoca Catchment Area
EPA study on Ballinahinch Wells
EPA Guidelines on the information
to be contained in
Environmental Impact Statements


Environmental Liability Directive
Draft Vartry WMU
Ashford Provisional Groundwater Quantitative Classification
Abstraction Pressure Assessment

Technical Documents:

River Floodplain Aquifer interactions
Groundwater in the Environment
How to Test Well Flow Rate & Well Water Quantity
Geology of the Ashford Ireland Aquafer