Finistère, France

16/09/08

Accumulation of oyster shells on the Prat ar Coum shore.


A Loperhet inhabitant has noticed a pile of shells on the Prat ar Coum shore, in Lannilis. An oyster farm company piles up his waste on the public coastal zone. According to our reporter, these works are mainly empty oyster shells and rotten dead oysters. Precisions have to be given in order to know if these shells are to be used as embankment or not.


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