Council probes stream health

The Wanganui Chronicle reports that Leachate from the Bonny Glen landfill is probably harming the health of the Tutaenui Stream a recent report reveals. There have been high readings of biological oxygen demand, ammonia and suspended solids regularly exceeding consented levels from the leachate that is trucked from the dump and put into the Marton waste water treatment system. There is a consent with Horizons to discharge this into the Tutaenui Stream.  Read the full article …..