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Massive fish kill

<p>An overall view of a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana. Photo taken September 10, 2010 and released on September 14, 2010. The cause of the fish kill has not yet been determined. Among the fish dead were pogie fish, redfish, shrimp, crabs and freshwater eels. 



REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout </p>

An overall view of a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana. Photo taken September 10, 2010 and released on September 14, 2010. The cause of the fish kill has not yet been determined. Among the fish dead were...more

An overall view of a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana. Photo taken September 10, 2010 and released on September 14, 2010. The cause of the fish kill has not yet been determined. Among the fish dead were pogie fish, redfish, shrimp, crabs and freshwater eels. REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout

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<p>Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. 



REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout </p>

Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout

Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout

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<p>Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. 



REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout </p>

Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout

Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout

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<p>Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. 



REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout 


REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout </p>

Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone...more

Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout

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<p>Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. 



REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout 


REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout </p>

Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone...more

Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout

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<p>Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. 



REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout </p>

Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout

Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout

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<p>Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. 



REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout 


REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout </p>

Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone...more

Fish carcasses from a massive fish kill in the Bayou Chaland area of Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, September 10, 2010. REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout REUTERS/P. J. Hahn/Plaquemines Parish Coastal Zone Management/Handout

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