Photo Gallery: Wind Turbines Threaten Mont-Saint-Michel
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Photo Gallery: Wind Turbines Threaten Mont-Saint-Michel

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UNESCO's Wind Turbine Problem Mont-Saint-Michel's World Heritage Status Under Threat

The French island abbey of Mont-Saint-Michel is at risk of losing its World Heritage Status because of plans to build wind turbines that could blight the spectacular view. Campaigners are up in arms, but French President Nicolas Sarkozy is determined to turn France into a world leader in wind power.