Once again the sale of the public forests is announced with very little detail or background information. This time the Troika have facilitated the State regards public opposition, by changing the MOU to allow the proceeds from the sale of State assets to be reinvested in job creation. Word Document
This is a short news item, broadcast on Swiss TV by SFTV (The Swiss state broadcaster), covering all the angles on the sale of Ireland’s forests. This includes interviews with Andrew St. Ledger, Bertie Ahern, Eamon Gilmore & Enda Kenny.
Video footage showing the devestation caused after Coillte clear-felling of 650 acres of trees on vulnerable upland bog soils, to facilitate a wind farm that is of no benefit to the local community. video.google.com