Our pollution control officers have already located & logged dumping hotspots. They have also begun a program to assess & monitor the amount of floating debris, based on U.S. Enviromental protection agency methods, that are present in the waterways. The future results of this program should aid the relevant bodies in a clean up & prevention plan.
LCM have recently started a water quality analysis of the whole port.
Visual Pollution Control
The Lagos channel is notorious for its polluted contents and as part of the objectives of Lagos channel Management Ltd, the port is being monitored for pollution aaspects in order to gain knowledge of the offenders and then work hand in hand with the MARPOL department of NPA with a view to regularizing the deplorable situation.