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National Tree Week

Following the guidelines as laid out by the HSE in relation to COVID-19 specifically regarding social distancing, the Tree Council of Ireland, in partnership with Coillte, have made the decision to postpone National Tree Week 2020 and all its related public events. To this end, we have closed our Events Programme until further notice.

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National Tree Week 2020 -21st March to 27th March 2020

To express your interest in availing of these free native trees, groups should contact Sinéad in the Environment Section by Friday 13th March 2020. 

In conjunction with the Tree Council of Ireland and Coillte, Clare County Council are making young native trees available FREE to Community Groups for planting in public open spaces.

The group must undertake to plant these native trees in a suitable location, in its own locality during National Tree Week. If you wish, please tag us on facebook and twitter on any events, including tree planting, you may have for tree week using #greenerclare #PromotingAGreenerClare 


Number of trees available to groups will be based on overall demand.

Trees will be made available on a first come first serve basis at the Gardening Section, Cois na hAbhna on:

  • Monday 23rd March and Tuesday 24th March 2020 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and 1:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

It will be necessary to have a trailer to transport trees.

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Environmental education and awareness
Environment and Water Services Department
Clare County Council
Áras Contae an Chláir
New Road
Co. Clare
V95 DXP2
(065) 6846386
(065) 6846331
Opening hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Anti-litter hotline: 1800 606 706


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