Fish Stocks In A Laois River Could Take Years To Fully Recover
Written 4 weeks ago by Sinead Hubble
Fish stocks in the River Owenass could take years to fully recover, after pollution was identified over the weekend.
A member of the public contacted Mountmellick Angling Association after seeing dead fish.
It is hoped the contamination will not reach the River Barrow.
Association PRO Paul Lawlor explains the effects on the river: