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A major community effort to save the local sand dunes is taking place in Fenit this afternoon.

Sand dune BannaMembers of the public are being asked to help plant Marram grass along the sand dunes that link Fenit to Fenit Island.

This area was badly eroded through a series of bad strorms in the last two years, resulting in the dunes narrowing considerably.

Mike O’Neill from Fenit Development, says this afternoon’s event begins at 4.30pm and is being organised as part of Clean Coast Week.

He’s hoping for a good turn-out from the local community: