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Probe Into Fish Kill on River Near Cookstown

1st June 2023
Some of the dead fish found in the Ballinderry River on Tuesday 30 May
Some of the dead fish found in the Ballinderry River on Tuesday 30 May Credit: Western Shore Angling/Facebook

A fish kill on the Ballinderry River in Co Tyrone has mostly likely wiped out this season’s young fish, according to BBC News.

Dead fish in the river near Cookstown were reported on Tuesday (30 May), with the Western Shore Angling group saying they’d received “numerous other reports”.

It’s understood that officials from the Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA) have been on site to investigate the source of the fish kill. Team

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