Traditional seaweed harvesters in Northwest could be under threat

A Donegal TD will today introduce a Dáil motion calling for the preservation of traditional seaweed harvesting rights in island, coastal and rural communities.


Deputy Thomas Pringle says the livelihood of traditional seaweed harvesters is under threat.


He says impending commercialisation and an overall lack of regulation could threaten many seaweed businesses in the Northwest.


And he says Co Donegal could be hugely effected…