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Tonnes of dead fish wash up on the shores of large saltwater lagoon in Spain

Dead fish washed up on the shores of a large saltwater lagoon in south-east Spain in recent days after a mass die-off that has shocked locals. The local government has blamed recent hot weather for the deaths of the fish in the Mar Menor, south of Murcia. But scientists say pollution from local farming has […]

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At least 40 tonnes of dead fish wash up on the banks of Lebanon’s Litani river

Tonnes of dead fish washed up on the banks of a lake on Lebanon’s Litani river, engulfing a nearby village in a pungent smell, in a disaster blamed on polluted waters. Volunteers collected rotting fish carcasses near the Qaraoun lake on Lebanon’s longest river, the Litani, where activists have warned for years of water pollution […]

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Former Sri Lankan Fisheries Minister eats raw fish to promote seafood sale amid Covid-19 fear

Sri Lanka’s former minister of Fisheries Dilip Weddarachchi went on to do a bizarre taste test to urge citizens to keep purchasing fish without the fear of coronavirus transmission. In a viral video Mr Weddarachchi  can be seen biting and eating a slice of raw fish to assure people that fish are safe to consume. […]

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Rotting fish thrown at luxury sports car over wrong parking in England

A luxury sports car was pelted with rotten fish after the owner of the vehicle parked it in a place reserved for fishermen. The luxury Aston Martin V8 Vantage, which costs around £120,000 was parked in the reserved area for several days. This left the fishermen very angry hence they pelted the car with rotten […]

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People are walking ‘fish in a bowl’ to go around strict stay-at-home order

The Spanish government’s strict stay-at-home order allows people to leave their homes to walk their pets. Well, that order has prompted some to get a little creative with what the government means in terms of “pet.” On Friday the Spanish National Police tweeted an image of a man getting fined for “walking” a fish in […]

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Man catches oldest recorded grouper fish

A man who went fishing caught the oldest grouper fish on record in Florida. Researchers estimate that the Warsaw grouper, caught in December, was 50 years old. The fish is “the oldest sample collected for our ageing program,” the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) Research Institute said Friday in a Facebook post. Biologists in the […]

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Oceans With More Plastic Than Fish

There could be more plastic than fish in our oceans by 2050. The research findings were announced at an Energy and Environment conference held at Mehran University of Engineering and Technology in Pakistan. The plastic waste in oceans would double by 2025 and in 2050 there’ll be more plastic than fish. Fossil based plastic take […]