The Lough Carra Catchment Association was established in early 2018 and the first monthly meeting held in April 2018.
To restore, protect and conserve the ecological integrity of Lough Carra
and its lakeshore habitats and to ensure the quality of drinking water
from the lough.
Promoting and encouraging truly sustainable and environmentally
sensitive land use practices in the catchment; and
Seeking and promoting ways of reducing nutrient inputs into the lough
from all sources, including agriculture, forestry and septic tanks; and
Pursuing methods to prevent any form of pollution of the lough; and
Raise awareness of the unique values of the lough and promoting the
enjoyment of its environment by all sectors of society.