Tuesday, May 17, 2005

How the Fish Die

...and the lakes, too.

Thousands of fishes died in the Vengaiana Kere (lake) in KR Puram, Bangalore last week following contamination of water with sewage. This is the second such incident of mass death of fishes in three months in Bangalore. A similar incident had occurred at Ulsoor lake in February. The State Pollution Board has now installed floating surface aerators to increase the oxygen levels.


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