Forestry Minister insists he understands anger over levels of forestry in Leitrim

Forestry Minister, Andrew Doyle, insists he understands the anger and frustration of people in Co Leitrim who feel the afforestation of the County needs to be halted, considering 19 per cent of the county is now planted. Minister Doyle has also defended his decision not to place a ban on any more forestry plantation, until the independent study into it is complete