Epping Forest was polluted by sewage 178 times in 2023
lasting 957 hours
- but monitoring was disabled in some locations, so could be more

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Totals for Epping Forest in 2023
5 Sites polluted by Thames Water
178 sewage dumps
957 h duration
That's 1.33 months. 3.4 times a week, on average
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Daily Data Since 2023
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Pollution Summary 2023

Here are all the reported sewage overflow totals for Epping Forest in 2023. Sometimes sewage can be being dumped for months at a time.

Reporting refers to how much of the time the monitoring was active. In this constituency 6 of the total 11 CSO locations had reporting enabled for less than half the year, of which 6 had zero reporting.

Company Waterway Site Sewage Dumps Duration (Hours) Reporting %
Thames Water Cripsey Brook THORNWOOD WWTW 68 633 99.7
Thames Water River Roding NEW STORM TANKS AT CASCADE ROAD, BU 57 247 99.2
Thames Water Overflow Brook ROUS ROAD, 20 50 91.5
Thames Water Chigwell Brook Brook Way, Chigwell 17 14 95.5
Thames Water River Roding PRINCES AVENUE CSO 16 12 85.4
Thames Water Cripsey Brook DUCK LANE, 0 0 0
Thames Water Chigwell Brook DACRE GARDENS, 0 0 0
Thames Water Pyrles Brook APPLETON ROAD, 0 0 0
Thames Water Little London Brook STW, MILLERS LANE, CHIGWELL ROW, ES 0 0 0
Thames Water Roding New Storm Tanks,Cascade Road,Buckhu 0 0 0
Thames Water Loughton Brook BROOK ROAD, 0 0 0

Data Sources & Accuracy

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

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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