Latest numbers in for toxic algae bloom mass death – 6,000...

Approximately 95 per-cent of the total mortality has been removed in both regions in the affected areas in Chile. Chilean fishing and aquaculture authority Sernapesca reports that to date, 5,989 tonnes of dead fish have been recorded from the toxic algae bloom. 5,703 tonnes have been removed and sent to disposal facilities. Over the past few weeks, the area has been hit by a deadly toxic algae bloom, with increases in deaths reported almost daily at one point....