Wednesday, 02 February 2022 11:46

I saw ecocide on a Wigan brook

smithy brook dead gammarus kick sample jan 2022I witnessed ecocide on a Wigan brook last week and now won't be eating prawn cocktail for quite some time!

Read this article by Jake Oseland from the 'Love My River' project at Groundwork who was there too with members of the Douglas Rivers Association. It's an everday tale of the secret ecocide's that happen far too regularly in this country and might go unnoticed if it wasn't for kick sampling and citizens science. Read here on textlink: