Experts explain why Ireland must act now on climate change

Huge waves slamming into 150 cliffs off the west coast of Ireland [Credit: Chris Murray]
Climate change in Ireland will have many impacts – some of which will be life-threatening – according to a range of experts based here. This means, they all agree, that action can no longer be delayed.

This report features contributions Dr Ina Kelly, consultant in public health medicine, HSE; Dr Audrey Morley, ocean scientist NUIG; Dr Jimmy Murphy, coastal erosion engineer at UCC MaREI and Dr Ruth Kelly, zoologist, TCD, and was first broadcast on Drivetime on RTE Radio 1 on 20th December ’17.