MAJOR FISH KILL ON THE FUNCHEON AT KILBEHENNY
It is reported that effluent from a faulty slurry tank may have claimed the lives of hundreds of fish in the Funcheon river near Kilbehenny on Monday last, writes Nicola-Marie O’Riordan. A representative from Inland Fisheries, Clonmel has confirmed the unfortunate death of salmon and trout verities.
“We can confirm that hundreds of fish died in the Funcheon River near Kilbehenny last Monday morning,” Suzanne Campion PRO of the Inland Fisheries told The Avondhu.
“We take the unforeseen death of such a large amount of fish ... .
Saturday 24th December 12:16pm