Een rivier van dode vissen

Plaguemines Parish. Deze rivier van dode vissen werd vorige week ontdekt in het gebied van de Bayou Chaland in Plaguemines Parish in de Amerikaanse staat Louisiana. Het gebied is eerder filnk getroffen door de BP-olieramp in de Golf van Mexico. Lokal autoriteiten stelden onmiddellijk een onderzoek in naar de oorzaak van de dood van honderduizenden vissen. Volgens experts is er geen verband. Foto Reuters REFILE - CORRECTING DATE PICTURE WAS RELEASED Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish are pictured in this handout photograph taken on September 10, 2010 and released on September 15, 2010. The cause of the fish kill has not yet been determined, but the area they were discovered in was impacted by oil from the BP oil spill. Among the fish dead were pogie fish, redfish, shrimp, crabs and freshwater eels. REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ANIMALS SOCIETY) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS REUTERS