Save our Dunes campaign


MAIRE O’BRIEN from the Portmarnock Community Association makes an appeal to individuals and sports clubs not to use the dunes for sporting activities, as it is having an adverse effect on the dunes. By running up and down the dunes, people are breaking up the dunes and taking away the grasses.  The sand then blows the sand away and the dunes erode.

Duration: 9'23" DATE: May 14, 2012
Interviewer:Pat Meehan
Producer:Yvette Reid
Interviewee:Maire O'Brien
Themes:Irish Life & Culture, Local News, Local Current Affairs, Global Issues with a Local Focus
Keywords:Portmarnock Community Association, Maire O'Brien, Save Our Dunes, Marron Grass, Environment
LocationPortmarnock Time Period:2012
Type:Sound Language:English
Creator:Near FM Publisher:Near FM
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