Limekilns and Charlestown Oil Spill Update
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Progress is being made to clear contaminated seaweed and clean up the coastline around Limekilns and Charlestown following an oil based spill in the area.
Fife Council are working with partners including SEPA, Scottish National Heritage, NHS Fife, Marine Scotland, the Maritime and Coastguard Agency and their Specialist Contractor Briggs Marine to deal with the situation.
Samples are currently being tested by SEPA and investigations into the source of the pollution are ongoing.
The affected areas remain closed to the public.