Inland Fisheries Reveals Source Of Laois River Pollution

Written 3 weeks ago by Newsroom

Inlands Fisheries is following a definite line of enquiry into river pollution in Laois.

Over 1,000 fish have been found dead along a six and half kilometre stretch of the Owenass near Mountmellick.

The pollution has been contained and will not affect the River Barrow.

Director of Inland Fisheries David McNeary says it may have been a silage effluent: