August 12, 2011

Extreme heat and drought conditions in Texas killed many fish in lakes

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department in the USA reports that as of August 1, 2011, prolonged extreme heat and drought conditions in the north of the state has caused the death of many fish in lakes due to depleted oxygen levels, with those in smaller lakes and ponds being the most likely to perish.

Sources:
Sott.net
CBS DFW

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