Green theme for young people at Silverstream

Alison Diver, Natural Communities outreach officer, with Reece McCleave, Kieran Gordon, Stuart Regan, Leo Preuss, Rio Proctor and Finlay Buchanan from Silverstream Primary School at the launch of the Local Biodiversity Action Plan. INCT 09-055-GR
Alison Diver, Natural Communities outreach officer, with Reece McCleave, Kieran Gordon, Stuart Regan, Leo Preuss, Rio Proctor and Finlay Buchanan from Silverstream Primary School at the launch of the Local Biodiversity Action Plan. INCT 09-055-GR

The Carrickfergus launch of a project to enhance the area’s biodiversity has taken place at Silverstream Primary School.

Carrickfergus Borough Council representatives, head teachers of local schools and members of community groups and environmental organisations were in attendance at the Greenisland location as the Mid and East Antrim Local Biodiversity Action Plan was unveiled.

Pupils joined in the celebration by planting trees and building insect boxes.

Read full story in Carrick Times, on sale Wednesday, March 12, 2015.