BRYANSK, July 26. / Correspondent. ITAR-TASS Oleg Artiushin /. Mass death of fish recorded in reservoirs in the south of the Bryansk region.
According to the administration Pogar district, a large number of dead fish found in the last week in the river Sudost. Among the dead fish out of water, — pike, catfish and tench.
To investigate the cause of death of fish an expert committee. The first analyzes showed that the level of oxygen in the water is four times lower than normal, and the concentration of phosphate in the five times the exposure limit. Low oxygen levels may be due to hot weather and sudden warming of water in the reservoirs. In recent times in the region kept the hot weather with daytime temperatures above 30 degrees Celsius.
By the decision of the district administration Pogarskaya to clarify the circumstances of fish kills ban on fishing in the river Sudost. It is forbidden to bathe, water livestock, to draw water for household needs.