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Coillte forests belong to the people – let’s keep it that way

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20 March 2013: The Environmental Pillar is calling on the Government to reverse its plan to sell public forest assets. Andrew St Ledger, a spokesperson for the Environmental Pillar, said, “This plan makes no sense on economic, social or environmental grounds. There are multiple benefits to be had from extending our woodlands; these include carbon storage, soil preservation, flood control …

Cormac MulvihillCoillte forests belong to the people – let’s keep it that way
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Ireland’s Environmental Pillar says forests must remain in public hands

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Dublin – 21st April 2011. The Environmental Pillar of social partnership has called on Fine Gael and Labour to restate their commitment to the continued public ownership of Coillte. This follows Minister Brendan Howlin’s indications that he would not delay in moving on the sale of state assets identified in the McCarthy Report published yesterday. Speaking on behalf of the …

Cormac MulvihillIreland’s Environmental Pillar says forests must remain in public hands