18th June 2018 - RAMSAR and Appropriate Assessment Submission - the SSSI part of Coul lies within the Dornoch & Loch Fleet Ramsar site. Ramsar is an International Treaty that the UK is a signatory to. The law requires an 'Appropriate Assessment' for the development and this has not been conducted. Read more in our submission to the planning committee.
Stop Coul Links Golf Course
Save our WILDERNESS
Save our SSSI
This web site provides a range of information to help you make up your own mind about this proposed development and its impact on our environment. We hope that you will join us in campaigning against the irreversible destruction of this beautiful dune wilderness. Look at our evidence against development, our publicity and how to make your objection.
NOT COUL is a group of local Dornoch and Embo residents desperately trying to STOP a huge golf course development being built by American developers on one of Scotland's most eco diverse sites at COUL LINKS.
This SSSI site includes legally protected dunes, rare habitats and wildlife.
NOTE: Further Environmental Information has been submitted to plug holes in the golf hydrological assessment. New objections can now be made and older ones can be updated. The closing date is currently 25th May 2018
Six major wildlife and conservation charities are appalled by, and fighting, this proposal You can read the RSPB case file below or sign either or both of the petitions which have over 10000 signatures so far.