EPA considering Meenbog landslide

first_imgAudioHomepage BannerNews EPA considering Meenbog landslide Google+ WhatsApp FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Facebook Facebook WhatsApp Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Pinterest DL Debate – 24/05/21 Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic center_img News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Twitter Previous articleFour people due in court following Derry burglaryNext articleHealth cooperation could be a blueprint for a United Ireland News Highland Google+ Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest By News Highland – December 31, 2020 Twitter A Finn Valley councillor says it’s important that the Environmental Protection Agency becomes closely involved in discussions relating to a landslide at a windfarm construction site close to the Barnesmore Gap.Last month’s incident at Meenbog brought thousands of tonnes of peat and trees down the hillside and into the River Finn.The Belfast Telegraph is reporting this week that EPA inspectors visited the site before Christmas, and are now considering legal action.The EPA has told Highland Radio that at present, the agency is not considering legal action. A spokesperson said the agency is the competent authority for the Environmental Liabilities Directive, and currently investigating the landslide to see whether the damage falls within its thresholds.Local Cllr Gary Doherty says the agency’s involvement is important……..Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/nyegarydoc1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.last_img read more