Crab Island under threat

Crab Island – worth protecting. Photo by Mickey Smith

Irish gems, Crab Island and Doolin Point in County Clare have come into the sites of developers planning a harbour and jetty. Local surfers and over 2000 others have expressed their concern that the development will damage the waves by causing backwash, and that the harbor will put them at risk from ferries.

These really are world class waves, so it would be crazy for the authorities to allow them to be destroyed.
If you want to add your voice, head here and sign the petition:

Plan of the area, with future harbour development.

Doolin by KrisD