Sandbagged!

Sandbagged!
Photograph by Steve Barnett

Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Watch this Video please...

It's best to go directly to YouTube and watch it full screen.

https://youtu.be/2kLAsQf9Jic




This is the only limestone spring fed river in the British Isles.  The upper river, about two miles of it, dries up every summer due to historic industrial activity that still makes the upper river a death trap for everything that moved into it during the winter and spring.  Fish rescues only catch some of the trout and nothing rescues the millions of invertebrates that die when the river dries up.




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1 comment:

  1. Very good video detailing a serious problem for a beautiful looking area. I hope they are successful in filling the river again.

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