Category Archives: Water problems

Richmond Valley Council Wastes Money on Bread & Circuses While Sewerage Effluent Overflows in Coraki: Priorities?

The aerial photograph below also shows two green patches adjacent to the release point for the effluent released from the STP.   This most likely indicates leakage of significant levels of nutrients such as Nitrogen and Phosphorus from the STP.  Aerial maps … Continue reading

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Annual Fish Kill, Sorry, ‘Fishing Competition’ at Evans Head

The Annual ‘Fish Kill’ is on  again with hundreds of competitors descending on Evans Head to try their luck from the 5th to the 12th of July at the local ‘Fishing Classic’.

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Back to the ’90’s. Return of the Evans Head Copper Pipe Corrosion Saga

The leaking copper pipes saga of the 1990’s which plagued Evans Head households is back with a vengeance. VWD is aware of more than 50 homes at Evans Head affected by leaking copper pipes which are causing damage to households … Continue reading

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