Northern Ireland – OPAL activities and events

Discover your local environment with OPAL

Take part in an OPAL survey

Learn more about your local environment – including soils, water, lichens and trees – and contribute to valuable research by taking part in the OPAL surveys in your area.

Get involved

OPAL's work in Northern Ireland is led by FSC and Queen's University Belfast.

For support and advice, get in touch:

Blogs about our work

Girl recording survey resultsWe're helping students of all ages learn about OPAL. Read about our work in these blogs:

Event photos

Been to an OPAL event? Or want to see what they're all about? See our favourite pictures from OPAL events across the country.