By Reese Dillon in Mrs. Reiger's Classs
There are also other places to visit, such as Lough(lake) Erne. This place is relaxing, where children can play, and farmers can grow produce and grains, and herd livestock, with a good water supply. Fishing and boating is another activity here. This lake is very beautiful, and a wonderful place to spend the day. below is a picture of Lough Erne.
Vegetation and Animal Inhabitants
Viviparous or 'Common' Lizard
Climate and Natural Resources
Ireland has many natural resources such as natural gas, petroleum, peat, copper,silver, limestone, gypsum, zinc, barite, etc. It also has good fishing and agriculture, though the soil is very poor in most areas.
Most of Ireland, about 90%, are catholic. they have many celebrations and festivals, such as their Adare Jazz festival.
In Ireland, currency is in the form of the Irish pound. in 2000, .87 IREs were equal to one U.S. dollar. Ireland imports machinery, food, paper, plastics, vehicles, chemicals, equipment, etc. It exports machinery, technology, and electronics. Ireland has a very prosperous country. Its per capita GDP is $31,900.