Inland Waterways

Inland Waterways Content

Ireland’s inland waterways are important parts of our transport and industrial heritage. They hold aesthetic, recreational and spiritual values, as well as important habitats for many forms of wildlife.

Assessment - Pilot Rural Renewal Tax Scheme for the Upr Shannon

The Heritage Council’s assessment of the Upper Shannon Tax Scheme in 2005 focused on the resulting impact of increased development pressures on the heritage within the River Shannon Corridor and the implications for the planning and development system within this area.

Four detailed Case Studies are included (two each for counties Leitrim and Roscommon), illustrating the long-term impact that the tax incentive scheme will have on the River Shannon Corridor Area.

Download the Assessment - Pilot Rural Renewal Tax Sceme - Upper Shannon  [PDF 494kb].