Research and analysis

Assessment of metal mining contaminated river sediments in England and Wales

Review of how sediments have been polluted by abandoned metal mines and recommended actions.

Documents

Assessment of Metal Mining-Contaminated River Sediments in England and Wales

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Assessment of Metal Mining-Contaminated River Sediments in England and Wales

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Details

This report reviews how sediments and floodplain soils have been contaminated by abandoned metal mines and recommends what the Environment Agency should do about this issue.

Published 1 November 2008