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We tweet about the Environment Agency's work in the counties of the North West. To report an emergency incident call 0800 807060.
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Env Agency NW 16m
Our Hydrometry and telemetry team have been out and about at Woodhead Reservoir in today installing a new site to measure the flow of water and gather data that will help with future forecasting. Not a normal day at the office!
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Env Agency NW 3h
Our Analysis and Reporting Team analyse close to 200 invertebrate samples which help to understand the water quality and flow impacts upon the communities. Can anyone tell us what this is?
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Env Agency NW 4h
Tomorrow, we will be running a public drop-in event in Hambleton. This is an opportunity for people to find out more about managing the impact of future flooding in the area. The event will run from 2pm - 6.30pm at Hambleton Village Hall on Church Lane, FY6 9BZ.
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Env Agency NW 5h
Support our female engineers for International Women in Engineering Day and help us inspire the next generation of engineers! Click the below link at 11am to hear how our engineers got into their profession. ➡️
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Env Agency NW 22h
The Analysis and Reporting Team respond to pollution incidents by collecting biological samples from potentially polluted waters. The data gathered can be used to find the cause of pollution and in some cases used as evidence in a prosecution.
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Env Agency NW 23h
& are still investigating fish in distress on the Leeds Liverpool canal near . Our fisheries officers are aerating the water & working hard to improve the situation. If you have any information around this incident, please report it on 0800 80 70 60
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Env Agency NW Jun 18
Could you represent and work with communities at risk of ? You could be the perfect candidate to join as part of the Regional Flood and Coastal Committee (RFCC). Find out more at . Closing date for applications is 5 July
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Env Agency NW Jun 18
The Analysis and Reporting Teams collection of samples helps allow Water Framework Directive classifications to be understood along with information about the effects of water flow and the conditions of our bathing waters.
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Env Agency NW Jun 18
Did you know? Our Analysis and Reporting Team are custodians of data from over 200 biological samples and 6500 water samples annually. Here are examples of the types of monitoring and equipment used.
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Env Agency NW Jun 17
We don’t have to be at the beach to do our bit to protect bathing water quality.
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Env Agency NW Jun 17
[JOB VACANCY💼] Do you have a degree (or equivalent qualification) in a relevant environmental discipline and want to become an effective water quality planning officer? Click below for more details. ➡️
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Env Agency NW Jun 17
Our West Lancashire Field Team have been out today clearing grids from the heavy rainfall over the weekend. The below grid is on the River Chor in Chorley near to Aldi Supermarket.
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Env Agency NW Jun 17
The Analysis & Reporting Team is located in Preston/Penrith and made up of 7 staff who have a combined service of 125 years. Their work is driven by the European Directives such as the Water Framework Directive, the Bathing Water Directive and also for Water Resources purposes.
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The Flood Hub Jun 17
It’s our SuDS Awareness Week! Follow us for info on sustainable drainage systems and ! 🌧️ Flood management doesn't just involve large scale engineering, SuDS can be used to reduce flood risk. Check out the basics of here:
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Env Agency NW Jun 17
Support our female engineers for International Women in Engineering Day and help us inspire the next generation of engineers! Click the below link at 11am on Wednesday to hear how our engineers got into their profession. ➡️
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Env Agency NW Jun 17
This week we will be bringing you an insight into our Analysis and Reporting Team. The Team carry out investigations along with water quality and ecological surveys. They analyse and report data to provide evidence that informs decision making.
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Env Agency NW Jun 15
The EA is pushing for more female engineers in the industry. Find out what inspired our talented engineers in the profession and see what you can do to get involved. Join us on the 19th of June at 11am by registering for free at and watch
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Env Agency NW Jun 15
We want everyone to enjoy our fantastic beaches and bathing waters. Help us keep them that way and be sure to clean up after your dog and put your rubbish in the bin - if it’s full take it home and recycle.
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Env Agency NW Jun 15
Our officers & are still out on the Leeds - Liverpool canal near . We have been investigating fish in distress and are working hard to improve the situation. If you spot any environmental incidents in your local area report it on 0800 80 70 60.
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Env Agency NW Jun 14
& are still investigating fish in distress on the Leeds and Liverpool canal near . We are using hydrogen peroxide to raise oxygen levels so please take care if walking alongside the river & keep pets away from the water at this time.
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