Date: 7/10/20 12:36 pm
From: Paul Plotnick via CTBirds <ctbirds...>
Subject: Re: [CT Birds] Dead fish on the Quinnipiac
What kind of fish if you know.
Menhaden (bunker) sometimes die off in hot weather.

On Fri, Jul 10, 2020 at 2:10 PM Richardson, Valerie via CTBirds <
<ctbirds...> wrote:

> I live on the Quinnipiac, and I'm seeing dead fish floating up-river with
> the incoming tide--about a half dozen so far, spaced out about five minutes
> apart. I don't know if this is part of the kill-off from the Mill River
> sewage/bleach debacle of a few days ago.
>
> I'm concerned about the osprey. If the fish were killed by bleach, I hope
> the concentrations have leveled out enough not to harm the birds.
>
> --Valerie
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