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Pacific salmon found in Irish rivers

Ed Carty, Press Association
?Thirty Pacific salmon have been found in nine Irish river systems since the first one was recorded in late June.

Take on Nature: Grasshoppers beware – there's a time for work and a time for play

Stephen Colton
LIKE many, I’m sure, the sight or sound of a grasshopper brings back fond memories of childhood and of times spent searching for its perfectly camouflaged frame where, in the words of Keats, it ‘rests at ease beneath some pleasant weed’. I was fortunate one sunny day last month to have seen one in the grounds of our parish church, as it hopped out into the open in front of me.

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