Environment Agency slashes water monitoring regime

The Environment Agency has come under fire after an investigation found that it has dramatically reduced its monitoring of water quality in England’s rivers.

by Rachel Salvidge
The EA has cut back on its monitoring and DEFRA has delayed a report on river health. Photograph: Steve Allen/Getty Images
The EA has cut back on its monitoring and DEFRA has delayed a report on river health. Photograph: Steve Allen/Getty Images

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here

Email: report@ends.co.uk

Call: 020 8267 8120

Register for
Free Trial

  • 14 day access to subscriber-only content

Register

Subscribe

Prices on request

  • Full access to endsreport.com for 12 months
  • Monthly print issues
  • Clear and accessible guidance on relevant legislation
  • Integration with ENDS Compliance Manager helping you plan ahead and ensure compliance for your organisation
  • Individual or bespoke multi-user packages available

See all benefits