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# sea - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Coast Guard issues warning about inflatable devices amid high tides

High tides and a storm are expected in the coming days.

# sea - Monday 17 August, 2020

‘It provided inspiration’: Neighbouring GAA clubs meet on the field following paddleboard rescue

The Bearna and Salthill-Knocknacarra GAA clubs met in championship on Friday night after helping with the search for the missing paddle boarders.

# sea - Friday 31 July, 2020

Over 1,000 people drowned in Ireland over the past 10 years

A new website has been launched to provide advice and tips on water safety to the public.

# sea - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

A sea view will add 32% to the cost of your house

But a cliff will make it cost less.

# sea - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Here are some of the best photos taken of marine life in Dublin Bay from the 1980s to 2017

Dublin Bay Biosphere Partnership and the Irish Underwater Council wanted to raise awareness of marine life living in Dublin Bay.

# sea - Saturday 24 February, 2018

'We're going to find out how they lived': Researchers to look under the Irish Sea for evidence of first settlers

Under the Irish sea is a prehistoric ‘palaeolandscape’ of plains, hills, marshlands and river valleys.

# sea - Friday 16 February, 2018

From The42 After 64 days at sea ex-Connacht and Leinster lock Browne completes epic row across Atlantic Terra Firma

After 64 days at sea ex-Connacht and Leinster lock Browne completes epic row across Atlantic

‘Without a doubt this is the toughest challenge I have ever taken on,’ said Browne after embracing his parents, brother and sister in Antigua.

# sea - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Dublin man attempting to sail around the world alone with no modern technology

Gregor McGuckin will take part in the Golden Globe Race in July.

# sea - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Man in critical condition after being washed into sea in Clare

It’s believed he was taking photos near the base of a cliff.

# sea - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Poll: Should people who ignore emergency services advice during a status red warning be arrested? Poll This post contains a poll

# sea - Saturday 26 August, 2017

'They could have lethal consequences': Warnings issued over new mermaid craze

There has been an increased trend of the use of mermaid tails while swimming in the UK.

# sea - Monday 21 August, 2017

Two divers rescued off Dalkey Island

They failed to surface when diving yesterday afternoon.

# sea - Friday 11 August, 2017

Stranded anti-migrant ship refuses help from migrant rescue vessel

The anti-migrant activists on board the ship said it was just a “minor technical problem”.

# sea - Sunday 30 July, 2017

Four people rescued off west Cork coast after boat's engine problems

Strong winds and engine problems left four people stranded after leaving Courtmacsherry Bay this morning.

# sea - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

Main Lusitania telegraph finally recovered from Cork seabed

The ship sank off the Cork coast in 1915 after it was hit by a German U-boat torpedo.

# sea - Sunday 16 July, 2017

Are fisheries the first casualty in a Brexit split between Ireland and the UK?

If the UK continues to lift the drawbridge on its waters, it could cause problems for Ireland.

# sea - Sunday 16 April, 2017

7,000 year old penguin poo reveals volcanic eruptions almost wiped out Antarctic sea bird colony

The changes in penguin populations had been linked to climate change.

# sea - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Ever wanted to stay in a lighthouse? Now you can

Five new lighthouse properties are available for people to rent as short-term accommodation.

# sea - Saturday 18 February, 2017

You can now buy 'luxury' water from melted icebergs for €94

It has a superior mouth feel, apparently.

# sea - Friday 23 December, 2016

Safety review of Donegal piers to begin after tragic death of family

Donegal County Council is to carry out the review.

# sea - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge This fisherman tweets all of the horrific creatures he finds in the sea, and it's pure nightmare fuel Creatures Of The Deep

# sea - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Body found in search for elderly farmer in Co Kerry

Jim Keane, aged 70, had been missing since Monday.

# sea - Thursday 27 October, 2016

WATCH: How highly-skilled divers and new technology restored electricity to the Aran Islands

An ESB undersea habitat was used to fix a fault in a 10.5 km power cable.

# sea - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

42 people drown after boat carrying 450 migrants capsizes at sea

The vessel overturned off the port city of Rosetta in Egypt, police and health officials said.

# sea - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Five young men die in seaside tragedy in England

Police believe the men were all in their late teens and early 20s and had gone to the beach together.

# sea - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Two-year-old girl who was swept into sea with father at Newquay has died

Lisinda Bruynius has paid tribute to her daughter and husband, who died last Friday.

# sea - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Body found off west Cork coast after search for missing fisherman

The local man who was in his 60s was reported missing yesterday.

# sea - Friday 1 July, 2016

Video shows the difference a life jacket makes when you fall in Irish waters Summer Safety This post contains videos

Video shows the difference a life jacket makes when you fall in Irish waters

The Coast Guard is particularly urging those who take part in shore-related activities to wear life jackets.

# sea - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Fingal County Council issues warning about another three beaches

The council said there was water overflow from a pump station due to heavy rainfall.

# sea - Sunday 5 June, 2016

Body of woman found after suspected shark attack

It comes just two days after a surfer died after being attacked by a shark last week.

# sea - Friday 1 January, 2016

These are some of the most mind-bending facts about octopuses

Did you know they can detach their arms? Change their genetic code?

# sea - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Brush with death: 'I was fighting for air, spitting out sea water as the waves broke over my head'

Colm Plunkett does not think he would be alive today if he had not been wearing a lifejacket.

# sea - Sunday 30 August, 2015

And the award for Most Shocking Headline of the Day goes to…

Revelation after revelation.

# sea - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Ben Fogle hunts sharks off Irish coast using dead whale as bait

A new ITV documentary aims to prove great white sharks are living in the waters between Ireland and Wales.

# sea - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Freediving champion feared dead after going missing off Spanish coast

The Russian sportswoman is thought to have got caught in a strong underwater current.

# sea - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Scientists have built a lab 62 feet under the sea - but they aren't using it to explore the ocean

Before you can become an astronaut – you need to learn how to be an aquanaut.

# sea - Thursday 4 June, 2015

"Dehydrated but alive": Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne rescue migrants off the coast of Italy Life-savers This post contains videos

"Dehydrated but alive": Irish Naval ship LÉ Eithne rescue migrants off the coast of Italy

To date, the Irish crew have rescued over 600 migrants since leaving Cork.

# sea - Thursday 28 May, 2015

# sea - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Hollywood is chipping in to help find 'the world's loneliest whale' Deep Pockets This post contains videos

Hollywood is chipping in to help find 'the world's loneliest whale'

The whale uses a frequency no other whale can hear.

# sea - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Roll back by Trump on Doonbeg resort works welcomed by conservationists

The council were angered last year when rock armour was moved on to the site without first getting permission.

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