Plot Yellowstone river length 294 km, as well as hundreds of kilometers of the surrounding rivers and streams, were closed to the public due to the mass death of fish. The ban applies to fishing, rafting, swimming, boating and other activities as long as the scientists do not establish the cause of environmental disaster.
According to representatives of the Department of fisheries, wildlife and parks of Montana (MFWP) as of August 19, on the coast of the river it was discovered more than 5,000 dead fish. The Department noted that the total number of dead fish is estimated at tens of thousands. Read the rest of this entry »