31.05.11.Po estimated that floats on the surface of about three tons of mullet. The details corresponding RSN in Sevastopol, Dmitry Fedorov:
"Judging by the high degree of decomposition, the fish died long ago. But saltwater fish sinks to the bottom, and only after the expansion to the surface. Experts determined that the mullet family kefalevyh, and believe that the mass deaths occurred in the winter from the cold, and the temperature rises dead fish floated to the surface. "
In the central part of the city is a strong smell of rotten fish. People are forced to give up swimming for as long as city services will not remove all the dead fish, but it will take several days.