Conservation

Hinkley Point C could ‘wipe out’ 11 billion fish, Bristol Channel campaigners say

Marine and conservation groups based around the Bristol Channel have warned that EDF‘s decision to remove the Acoustic Fish Deterrents (AFDs) on the cooling water intakes at Hinkley Point C nuclear power station could put massive fish stocks at risk. […]

Conservation

Fish rescued as Shropshire rivers dry up

Environment Agency fisheries specialists have been out in Shropshire rescuing fish stranded in dried up rivers, as 3 months of little rain takes its toll. Yesterday, officers were out on the Teme at Lower Stanage […]

Water Pollution

Pollution kills 10,000 fish in River Mole

The estimate of the number of dead fish has risen by 4,000 and more than three miles of the river are affected. The Environment Agency has said it now believes 10,000 fish have died after […]

Water Pollution

2,000 fish dead in west Wales slurry spill

More than 2,000 fish have been killed due to a slurry pollution incident in west Wales. Officers have been on site taking samples and conducting fish surveys since the incident was first reported on the […]