Pollution Incident On The Bann

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A pollution incident on the Bann was reported to the IFI Pollution and Poaching Helpline on the morning of Sunday 24 April with the river above the confluence of the Bann and Slaney a strong milky colour. The visible impact spread down the mainstream of the river for a considerable distance.

IFI responded and had personnel on the ground within 2 1/2 hours. At this stage we are unaware of the cause of the incident or if any material damage has resulted.

If you come across any pollution incidents please report them ASAP to the IFI Hotline on 0818 34 74 24 please also let the SRT know the details.