Yesterday, the unhealthy climate didn’t cease the anti-golf demonstrators joined by different associations involved particularly by the surroundings.
Morning rain doesn’t cease the pilgrim. Indeed, yesterday, the sturdy gusts of wind and the virtually steady rain which fell on the Montagne Noire and particularly in Fontiers-Cabardès however marked a second of respite at a time when the some 300 demonstrators took to the street. to go to the locations the place golf needs to be constructed.
The collective of demonstrators, gathered in the morning on a subject, lent by a resident of the village had purpose to concern for the clean working of the demonstration, adopted by golf opponents, in fact, however who additionally took benefit of the windfall to mark their annoyances on different tasks.
The peasant confederation for instance like Robert Curbières who militates inside the group and who fears the potential concreting of agricultural land akin to: “The possible appropriation of agricultural land by an economic structure that undermines our food sovereignty”, he defined.
This was additionally the case with Greenpeace, current to indicate its attachment to every little thing associated to ecology and its representatives Christian Savy, who arrived from Narbonne to help the native collective and Marina Nolles from Carcassonne: “We are against any soil artificialization project and this golf project”. These are simply examples amongst others that the contributors didn’t fail to help, banners unfurled, flags in the wind and protest placards in proof.
“Golf is an alibi”
The demonstration came about peacefully. On the route determined by the organizers of Montagne Noire avenir, the audio system defined their needs in addition to the issues of affect on the land. “Golf is an alibi. It’s a project that hides others, like real estate, with the construction of pavilions and hotels”might be heard on each side.
This day was dedicated to the local weather, and but the Fontiers-Cabardès golf course monopolized the reactions, as listed by Gérôme Colombi, member of the citizen collective for the local weather, alternativa and ANV cop 21, departmental coordinator for all these actions. “We are right here for the local weather. Here, it’s a image. The golf mission deliberate by the Lacoste firm is completely consistent with what ought to not be executed, not touching the environment and biodiversity. Here it’s a return to the sources”agrees the speaker earlier than embarking on a stroll by the village, with a cease in entrance of the city corridor and a getaway to the locations of their claims.