A fundraiser is underway so that Derryounce Lake can be maintained.
A Laois community group are hoping to raise €20,000 to enable the upkeep of a well known amenity.
Portarlington Community Development Association are behind the GoFundMe page, which has accumulated €4,000 to date.
The money will be used for trail re-surfacing, wildlife feeders, Bird boxes, Duck tubes along with waste removal and regeneration of plants and grasses in Derryounce.
The man behind the fundraiser, Aidan Mullaly says they want to make it accessible for everyone:
You can visit their donation page and find out more information here.