Environment Agency 'has been starved of funds and chained to its desk'

The Environment Agency (EA) has been "chained to its desk" by funding cuts and the deregulatory efforts of successive governments, an Environmental Audit Committee inquiry into water quality in rivers has been told.

by Michael Donnelly
Environment Agency chair Emma Howard Boyd has said the agency needs more resources to tackle pollution
Environment Agency chair Emma Howard Boyd has said the agency needs more resources to tackle pollution

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