Consultancy firm, White Young Green have issued a detailed objection to the proposed drilling for oil and gas at a site in Ballinlea, on behalf of Campaign group, Protect Our North Coast
The statement issued by the consultants, outlines various reasons, including environmental impacts and threats to human health.
They also claim that the proposal and the various phases involved will have a number of harmful and detrimental environmental impacts.
These are just a small number of the reasons outlined as cause for opposition to the drilling.
The statement can be read in full by following the link below: