Unknown Black Spill in Fletcher's Creek Threatens Redside Dace Habitat

 Footage of the spill from a city drain into Fletcher's Creek at Bovaird and McLaughlin in Brampton - Sept 20th, 2017 - Dylan Neild

Footage of the spill from a city drain into Fletcher's Creek at Bovaird and McLaughlin in Brampton - Sept 20th, 2017 - Dylan Neild

While documenting our Great Lakes Challenge work on Fletcher's Creek in Brampton this week our crews witnessed an unknown black substance spill into this vulnerable habitat from a city storm drain. 

Thankfully we were able to report and fully document this event. 

This page will be updated with all the latest news. 

Media Articles: 
Wednesday September 20, 2017
Toronto Star - Ainslie Cruickshank
Unknown black substance threatens endangered minnow habitat

Thursday September 21, 2017
CBC - Greg Ross
Mysterious black sludge in Fletcher's Creek could devastate endangered fish
Brampton Guardian - Pam Douglas
Mysterious sludge pours into Fletcher's Creek in Brampton

Friday September 22, 2017
Brampton Guardian - Pam Douglas
SLUDGE VIDEO: Mystery sludge that poured into Fletcher's Creek could be identified by next week

Tuesday October 3, 2017
Brampton Guardian - Pam Douglas
Camera used to try to trace source of Fletcher's Creek sludge spill

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