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9 Surf Spots That Are Going, Going, Gone

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Gijon, Spain

In Gijon, Spain a proposed harbor expansion project threatens eight prime surf spots. Funded by the EU, the project is tripling the size of the existing port—which is already one of the largest in the region.

Locals argue that the expansion is excessive and the damage it will cause to surf areas on Spain's northern coast unnecessary.

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