Salisbury was polluted by sewage 1,433 times in 2023
lasting 21,875 hours - that's 2.53 years!

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Totals for Salisbury in 2023
17 Sites polluted by Southern Water, Wessex Water
1,433 sewage dumps
21,875 h duration
That's 2.53 years! On average 3.9 times a day
Change Over Time
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Pollution Summary 2023

Here are all the reported sewage overflow totals for Salisbury 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 0 of the total 20 CSO locations had reporting enabled for less than half the year, of which 0 had zero reporting.

Company Waterway Site Sewage Dumps Duration (Hours) Reporting %
Wessex Water River Till SHREWTON WATER RECYCLING CENTRE 262 6,183 99.8
Wessex Water River Bourne HURDCOTT WASTEWATER TREATMENT WORKS 253 3,980 100
Wessex Water River Wylye GREAT WISHFORD WRC 122 2,233 100
Wessex Water River Avon SALISBURY (PETERSFINGER) 102 1,766 100
Southern Water River Blackwater REDLYNCH WWTW 93 1,748 98.6
Wessex Water River Nadder BARFORD ST MARTIN WRC 122 1,680 99.9
Wessex Water Hampshire Avon, River DOWNTON SEWAGE TREATMENT WORKS 106 1,231 100
Wessex Water River Bourne ALLINGTON OLD INN PS 49 1,004 98.1
Wessex Water River Till CAMP ROAD SPS 37 774 99.5
Wessex Water River Wylye Via A Reed Bed HANGING LANGFORD PUMPING STATION 170 560 100
Southern Water Groundwater/River Dun EAST GRIMSTEAD WWTW 36 344 100
Wessex Water River Bourne HURDCOTT PS 19 290 98.6
Wessex Water River Avon Via Sw Sewer HIGH STREET SSO 22 29 100
Wessex Water River Avon Via Sws 37 ENDLESS STREET CSO 33 17 100
Wessex Water Hampshire Avon AMESBURY STW 3 16 100
Southern Water River Blackwater WHITEPARISH WWTW 3 12 99.9
Wessex Water River Bourne IDMISTON PUMPING STATION 1 0 100
Wessex Water River Avon Via Sws COLLEGE STREET CSO 0 0 100
Wessex Water River Avon CHURCHILL GDNS SSO 0 0 99.9
Wessex Water Hampshire Avon River RATFYN STW 0 0 100

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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