River health revealed in ‘shocking’ figures

Just 17% of England’s rivers are judged to be in good health, according to “shocking” figures

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Our rivers are in a poor state and inadequate remediation work is underway to tackle the problem.  Moreover chronic problems relating to agricutural run off, river channel barriers and  soil erosion remain unchallenged by the Environment Agency.  This is a wake up call to action.  Our fish stocks are in decline; failing river health can not be ignored.

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