Further concerns as polluted mine water is pumped directly onto the beach

Untreated mine water is being pumped directly onto the beach in a newly designated conservation area, which has alarmed environmentalists, who claim that the water is polluted with high levels of iron and manganese. A short term permit was issued by the Environment Agency (EA) to the Coal Authority (CA) to pump water from the … Continue reading Further concerns as polluted mine water is pumped directly onto the beach