Salmon & Trout Conservation
Salmon & Trout Conservation is a UK charity with the objective of protecting wild fish and their habitats. The proposed incinerator raises two issues of direct concern to us. We will leave it to others to discuss the wider negative environmental impacts stemming from the construction and operation of the incinerator. Given the potential threat to the chalkstream environment from excessive water abstraction, and to the water life, insect, animal and human health from toxic dioxins, the precautionary principle again implies that this project is potentially too dangerous to be sited in its intended position and should therefore be scrapped.
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