Environment Agency workers are battling to contain a major oil spill on the River Bourne in Hampshire.
The slick is stretching out across the water which is a popular site for salmon fishing.
Officials say that no dead fish have yet been reported but they are advising dog walkers to keep their pets out of the water.
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