Dáil Éireann - Volume 344 - 06 July, 1983

Written Answers. - Fisheries Research Station.

448. Mr. J. Walsh asked the Minister for Fisheries and Forestry if any progress has been made regarding the establishment of a fisheries research field station at Castlepark, Kinsale, County Cork; and if he will make a statement on the matter.

Minister for Fisheries and Forestry (Mr. O'Toole): No progress has been made because of the failure of many attempts to secure the agreement of the [1779] owner of the proposed site to the sale of the property to the State.