Samara. August 10. Interfax-Volga — In the Samara region opened a criminal investigation into the contamination Nicholas pond, which caused a massive fish kill.
As reported at the SU TFR in the Samara region, massive accumulation of dead carp have been found in a pond platinum "Nikolaev" Hatchet River from autumn 2010 to April 2011, including the period of melting ice.
"Killed more than 120 thousand individuals of fish. According to investigators, the pond with sewage got a lot of organic matter, which has decreased due to the oxidation of oxygen in the water, which led, as a consequence, massive fish kills," — said in a statement.