Photo: Santiago del Teide Ayuntamiento.

Over the past few months, repair works have been ongoing off the coast of Santiago del Teide to resolve a problem with an underwater outlet pipe. Municipality mayor Emilio Navarro has issued a statement today advising the public that the pipe had been damaged, probably caused by a large stone swept against the pipe by rough seas, resulting in treated sewage being ejected into coastal waters. At present, the mayor says, analysis of needed repairs and the works themselves are prevented by poor visibility and sea conditions, and for public health reasons urgent temporary works will be carried out to ensure the spill is carried away from the coastline.

 

source https://www.janetanscombe.com/news/urgent-repair-works-underway-on-broken-sewage-pipe-off-santiago-del-teide-coast.html

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