Campaigners in West Lothian are unhappy with a new watchdog's investigation into sewage pollution in the River Almond.
A round up of The Ferret's coverage of Scotland's environment in 2023 featuring our highlights of the year.
Deirdre Michie , a former oil lobbyist who worked in PR at Shell, has been announced as the new chair of the board of Scottish Water.
The Scottish Environment Protection Agency is under scrutiny by a new government standards watchdog for allegedly failing to stop sewage pollution.
More than half of Scotland’s most popular beaches for wild swimming have been polluted with unsafe levels of sewage this summer.
A charity has accused ministers of failing to regulate the use of a potentially dangerous sewage fertiliser seven years after a report called for action.
A green charity has made an official complaint about the Scottish Government's allegedly “unlawful” approach to protecting bathing waters from sewage leaks.
Scotland’s green watchdog was accused of allowing the “illegal operation” of a Scottish Water site which has polluted an East Lothian beach for a decade.
Ferret Fact Service looks into claims about Scotland and England's sewage overflows.