Concern over rubbish at Invergowrie Bay

I have received concerns about the amount of rubbish floating in Invergowrie Bay – shopping trolleys, tyres, traffic cones and other items forming part of the shared habitat with the local bird life, a real concern.
 
Please see photos below (with thanks to my colleague and local resident Denis Taylor) :

 

I am advised that this part of the bay – right on the boundary between the Dundee and Perth & Kinross council areas – is on tidal land owned by the Crown Estates who have been contacted by Dundee City Council regarding the need for a clean-up of the bay area. 


I am pleased that Dundee Airport has agreed to assist with this.   It should be noted that some of the clean-up may have to take place after the end of the breeding season as there are breeding birds on the upper shore.
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