Submission: Public consultation on application for a site survey at Barryroe, North Celtic Sea

2020

A submission on behalf of An Taisce to the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment, in response to a Public consultation on application for consent for a site survey at Barryroe, North Celtic Sea, South West Coast, Ireland proposed by Exola DAC and EIA Screening Assessment.

Summary: An Taisce respectfully submits that has the proposed project is likely to have a significant effect on the environment and ought to be subjected to a full Environmental Impact Assessment. An Taisce has come to this conclusion based on both the content of the material presented for public consultation and on an application of the precautionary principle in light of omissions and misunderstandings in the application documentation that is in the public domain.

Full submission available via the link below.