Quango doubles up with another new salmon hatchery in Mayo
An incredible instance of duplication and a waste of taxpayers' money,' says TD Michelle Mulherin.
The country's fisheries quango is planning a new salmon breeding visitors centre even though another one is in the pipeline in the same county.
Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) has paid €3,400 to consultants to carry out a study into the proposed new salmon hatchery visitors' centre in Cong in Mayo.
But €50,000 was spent by local bodies three years ago on a study into setting up a ''Salmon Life visitors centre 50 miles up the road...
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