Appropriate Assessment Screening -Mornington Sand Dune Pathway – September 2013

The key damaging issues identified during previous and recent site assessments were erosion primarily due to vehicle and pedestrian access and recreational pressure. Restrictions to access and recreational infrastructure are required to protect against damaging activities. To date, vehicle access has been restricted by placing a series of poles to form a barrier and prevent […]

AIE Request – Boyne Estuary SAC

Correspondence, minutes and emails between Roy Thompson and Andrew Butler from the Eastern Region of NPWS and Donal Kinsella in relation to the to the protection and management of Boyne Estuary and Coast 001957 Special Area of Conservation between 01/01/2020-01/03/2022. Correspondence, minutes and emails between Roy Thompson and Andrew Butler from the Eastern Region of […]

Silence from NPWS on Dawn Meats biodiversity issues

A submission to Meath County Council from the Development Applications Unit of the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage on the Dawn Meats project reveals that no concerns were raised about impacts on protect species and habitats in the Boyne. This government department is home to the National Parks and Wildlife Service which is […]