Command Setup in Moneypoint

In response to the grounding of the Marée Noire in the Shannon Estuary, the Irish Coast Guard have established a command command centre at Moneypoint power station where they will manage and direct the response effort.




In addition, the Irish Naval Service have established a seaborne exclusion zone in the confines around the stricken vessel and the Irish Aviation Authority have put a 15km aerial exclusion zone into effect.