We are a
group of local residents based in Barras, Arbuthnott, Catterline and
Kinneff (B.A.C.K.) who have formed an action group, campaigning against
the recent planning application from St Johns Hill Ltd, to build a
wind farm on St Johns Hill, which is on the border of Barras and
The developer is proposing
to install 10 turbines, each of which is 100m (about 328 feet) tall.
These turbines are so large that they will be seen for miles e.g. from
Stonehaven, Cairn 'O' Mount, Portlethen etc.
Because we so strongly
feel that this development will have a significant negative impact on
Barras, Arbuthnott, Kinneff and Catterline, as
well as a considerable impact on Drumlithie and
Inverbervie we have formed an action group to campaign against