PORTHLEVEN SANDS polluted by sewage 13 times in 2022 - lasting 10 hours

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Totals for PORTHLEVEN SANDS in 2022
1 Sites polluted by South West Water
13 sewage dumps
10 h duration
That's 0.42 days. 1.1 times a month, over the year
How does PORTHLEVEN SANDS compare?

PORTHLEVEN SANDS was the #280 most polluted bathing area in England & Wales, by duration of sewage overflows, as reported by the water companies

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Pollution Summary 2022

Here are all the reported sewage overflow totals for PORTHLEVEN SANDS in 2022.

If the locations of the sewage outlets look a bit unusual, it is likely that the reporting of the data from the water company is in error. We rely on their data in order to draw these maps.

Accuracy Warning We use data from the water companies, but we are seeing many anomalies, that make us believe that bathing location information is quite poor. The situation is likely far worse than reported here.

Other CSOs may also be located nearby, however the water companies claim that these do not affect the water quality here.

Company Waterway Site Sewage Dumps Duration (Hours) Reporting %
South West Water Mounts Bay PORTHLEVEN HARBOUR ATTENUATION 13 10 100
South West Water Mounts Bay, English Channel BREAGESIDE PUMPING STATION (PORTHLE 0 0 72

Data Sources & Accuracy

EDM (Event Duration Monitoring) data and Consented Discharges to Controlled Waters with Conditions from Environment Agency & Data Map Wales

Experimental derived data from Thames Water API, Some data may be missing or inaccurate. This uses Environment Agency rainfall data from the real-time data API (Beta) - Rainfall data is delayed by up to two days.

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