EA’s incident reporting system ‘falls shockingly short’

Of the 76,727 complaints of pollution and fly-tipping made to the Environment Agency (EA) last year, action was taken in only 2,789 cases.

by Gareth Simkins
Reports of dry watercourses, such as this chalk stream, have doubled in recent years. Photograph: Tim Graham/Getty Images
Reports of dry watercourses, such as this chalk stream, have doubled in recent years. Photograph: Tim Graham/Getty Images

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