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Centre for Freshwater and Environmental Studies

The Centre for Freshwater and Environmental Studies (CFES) is an active and vibrant research centre within the School of Health and Science in DkIT. The CFES engages in inter- and multi-disciplinary research that investigates environmental issues and evaluates effective solutions.   The centre is currently involved in a number of large-scale projects that are addressing complex cross-disciplinary issues that have a regional, national, and international focus. Its facilities include a state of the art laboratory and an array of field equipment.

Background

Background

The CFES evolved from the Centre for Freshwater Studies, which was founded in 2005.  The first major project undertaken by the centre, the National Source Protection Pilot Project (2005-2010), also commenced in that year.  That project explored options for water source protection in the rural Gro

Contact Details
The CFES is housed within the Department of Applied Sciences, North Block, DkIT, Dublin Rd. Dundalk.
Eleanor Jennings
Director
North Building
NE 214
+353-042937030