Clare County Council has an obligation to the people it serves to keep a balance, of green areas preserve existing habitats. Eespecially this 10. 5 acres of unspoilt existing habitat so close to the centre of the county town.
A habitat is the community in which an individual population of species of plant and animals lives. Habitat loss or destruction is the single most important threat to wildlife in the modern age we live and the primary cause of species extinction worldwide.
To destroy this area would be a real tragety for the town of Ennis and the example it would set for the whole country