Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Pearl River Alert

WLBT reports on condition of Pearl River after sewage overflows into river.

The area immediately below the Spillway is not affected.

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) -

State environmentalists are monitoring potentially harmful bacterial levels in a section of the Pearl River.

An advisory was posted Monday warning residents that untreated waste water is pouring into the Pearl River near Lakeland Drive in Jackson.

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Ross Barnett Reservoir

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Can't be no worse than the reservoir on the weekends. All those folks in the water after eating and drinking and not a restroom in sight.........

Merck said...

I, for one, am disappointed at TRN for missing the obvious title on this story posting- "Poopoo in the Pearl." :-)