This page last updated July 2008 and now ARCHIVED.
DONALD TRUMP'S PLANS FOR THE MENIE DUNES
Sand Dunes near Aberdeen.
http://www.geographyinaction.co.uk/Magilligan/Mag_intro.htm - from the Geography in Action site
http://www.countrysideinfo.co.uk/successn/primary2.htm - good
How are Sand Dunes created ?
Need to refer to the COASTS page of GeographyPages.
The plans are mentioned on this YouTube video... More to come soon...
|Donald Trump on YouTube|
Useful resources as a starting point
Donald Trump's site: some pictures of the dunes with their natural hollows - ideal for a golf course green...
http://trumpgolfscotland.com/intro.asp - nicely animated site with details of sand dunes, plus gallery and press pack...
Anti Trump site
Menie not Money
http://www.meniescotland.co.uk/ - some useful resources
Plenty of coverage of the 'Local Hero': Michael Forbes
also this useful article...
http://www.golf.com/golf/tours_news/article/0,28136,1669959,00.html - mentions rare birds, and the impact of a 'gated community' being built
There is now a public consultation underway....
RETURN TO AS COASTAL PAGE
RETURN TO CONTESTED COASTS PAGE
Go and check my GOLF AND GEOGRAPHY page