Black Burn polluted by sewage 272 times in 2023 - lasting 612 hours

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Totals for Black Burn in 2023
10 Sites polluted by Northumbrian Water
272 sewage dumps
612 h duration
That's 25.5 days. 5.2 times a week, on average

Pollution Summary 2023

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

These numbers are very slightly different from the Rivers page. We're working on it.

Company Waterway Site Sewage Dumps Duration (Hours) Reporting %
Northumbrian Water Black Burn GELLESFIELD CSO 78 306 100
Northumbrian Water Black Burn ELMWOOD GARDENS 72 148 100
Northumbrian Water Black Burn PINEWOOD GARDENS CSO 46 86 99.7
Northumbrian Water Black Burn BLACKBURN BRIDGE CSO (TE 015) 41 44 100
Northumbrian Water Black Burn, HALTON LEA GATE CSO 18 20 99.7
Northumbrian Water Black Burn BEECH STREET CSO 8 3 100
Northumbrian Water Black Burn WASHINGWELL SCHOOL CSO 3 1 99.8
Northumbrian Water Black Burn SOUTHFIELD ROAD CSO 3 1 99.3
Northumbrian Water Black Burn NAPIER COURT CSO 2 0 100
Northumbrian Water Black Burn KINGSWAY/PRINCESS STREET CSO 1 0 100
Northumbrian Water Black Burn, FALLOWS CSO 0 0 95.9

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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