Linlithgow and East Falkirk was polluted by sewage 201 times in 2023
lasting 4,227 hours
- but monitoring was disabled in some locations, so could be more

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Totals for Linlithgow and East Falkirk in 2023
4 Sites polluted by Scottish Water
201 sewage dumps
4,227 h duration
That's 5.87 months. 3.9 times a week, on average
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Pollution Summary 2023

Here are all the reported sewage overflow totals for Linlithgow and East Falkirk 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 4 of the total 8 CSO locations had reporting enabled for less than half the year, of which 4 had zero reporting.

Company Waterway Site Sewage Dumps Duration (Hours) Reporting %
Scottish Water Barbauchlaw Burn ARMADALE WWTW NS938695 52 1,802 81.64
Scottish Water Couston Water BATHGATE WWTW 1962 NS961703 114 1,784 93.7
Scottish Water River Avon LINLITHGOW WWTW NS987779 24 629 91.51
Scottish Water Linlithgow Loch LINLITHGOW, R/O 81 THE VENNEL CSO 11 10 93.97
Scottish Water Forth Estuary BO'NESS WWTW NT022813 0 0 0
Scottish Water River Avon GRANGEMOUTH BOWHOUSE CSO NS934804 0 0 0
Scottish Water Bog Burn BATHGATE, MOSSIDE SPS CSO 0 0 0
Scottish Water Grange Burn GRANGEMTH ZETLAND PK PS CSO NS929811 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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