Seascale polluted by sewage 466 times in 2023 - lasting 3,982 hours

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Totals for Seascale in 2023
8 Sites polluted by United Utilities
466 sewage dumps
3,982 h duration
That's 5.53 months. On average 1.3 times a day
How does Seascale compare?

Seascale was the #10 most polluted bathing area in England & Wales, by duration of sewage overflows, as reported by the water companies

Local Constituency

Pollution Summary 2023

Here are all the reported sewage overflow totals for Seascale in 2023.

If the locations of the sewage outlets look a bit unusual, it is likely that the reporting of the data from the water company is in error. We rely on their data in order to draw these maps.

Accuracy Warning We use data from the water companies, but we are seeing many anomalies, that make us believe that bathing location information is quite poor. The situation is likely far worse than reported here.

Other CSOs may also be located nearby, however the water companies claim that these do not affect the water quality here.

Company Waterway Site Sewage Dumps Duration (Hours) Reporting %
United Utilities River Keekle KEEKLE PUMPING STATION 157 1,290 100
United Utilities River Keekle CLEATOR WWTW 54 826 100
United Utilities Irish Sea SEASCALE WWTW 64 812 99.7
United Utilities River Calder CALDER BRIDGE WWTW 49 618 70.2
United Utilities Irish Sea BRAYSTONES WWTW 117 415 99.5
United Utilities Esk MEADOWFIELD GOSFORTH CSO 8 12 99.8
United Utilities River Keekle CLEATOR WWTW 13 3 100
United Utilities Hare Beck GOSFORTH WWTW 4 2 100

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.

This website is intended to provide an accurate representation of the Environment Agency data. The data is hard to use, and thus some errors may have been made. If you find something that is incorrect, please raise an issue at the GitHub issues page and we'll endeavour to fix it quickly.

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