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Report: Daphne Utilities Released Bacteria 4000% Above Legal Limit in January

Report: Daphne Utilities Released Bacteria 4000% Above Legal Limit in January

Mobile Baykeeper has once again discovered ongoing violations by Daphne Utilities. With Daphne Utilities releasing nearly three million gallons of partially treated sewage every day in January, the 4000% violation of legally allowable bacteria levels amounts to approximately 4.6 trillion colonies of bacteria above the legal limit being released into Mobile Bay during the month.

Submit Your Comments on Bayou La Batre Sewage Permit

Submit Your Comments on Bayou La Batre Sewage Permit

The Bayou La Batre sewer plant NPDES permit is being reissued by the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM). The public can comment on this permit until Friday 11/10.

Mobile Baykeeper is writing comments centered around one main idea; the permit needs to be protective of oyster farming!

We encourage you to submit your own comments about the permit to ADEM.