Coastguard monitoring Buncrana beach following appearance of herring scales


Concerns have been been raised after a large amount of marine waste was discovered on Buncrana beach yesterday.

The local coastguard from Greencastle attended the scene following reports of a strong smell and fish on the beach between the area of Ned's Point and Buncrana.

It was discovered that there was a large amount of Herring scales scattered across the beach.

Darragh O'Malley Daly is Station Officer with Malin Head Coastguard, he says the situation will now be monitored..............