‘Secrets of the Irish Landscape’ is a three part series presented by popular televisions presenter Derek Mooney, which tells the history on how the Irish landscape came to be, using the very latest scientific research. It features some of Ireland’s leading minds to present in an engaging way the story of Ireland’s natural history as we now understand it.
The series starts at the end of the last Ice Age and covers the key turning points of our natural history right up until the present day.
The series also celebrates the life of botanist Robert Lloyd Praeger, as Derek follows in the footsteps of Ireland’s greatest naturalist and author of the iconic book ‘The Way That I Went’
This lavish and epic new series is supported by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland.