The first environmental investigation department of the Volga Interregional Environmental Investigation Department of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation is checked for pollution of the river Costa, which caused a massive fish kill.
According to one of the locals in the river in the industrial area of Costa JSC "Severstal" in Cherepovets, Vologda region was found a large number of dead fish. At the exit to the scene, and officers of the representatives of the controlling bodies found contamination of the river waters are not defined substance.
Mass death of fish is a large area of the watercourse. According to preliminary data left more than 700 copies of various fishes.
The study of water samples from the river found a significant excess of the maximum permissible concentrations of pollutants.
Costa is a river fishery water body, tributary Sheksna is in backwater Rybinsk Reservoir (Sheksna river bed area). To restore the fish fauna of the river Costa takes a long time.
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