More dead fish in Japan - thousands of sardines found dead in Miura city, Kanagawa

More dead fish in Japan - thousands of sardines found dead in Miura city, Kanagawa

Last week we had a report of several tons of dead sardines found in Ohara fishing port in Isumi city Chiba, Japan and today Fukushima Diary is bringing our attention to another mass animal death.

Approximately 10 thousand sardines were found dead on the beach in Minami Shitaura-machi, Miura city, Kanagawa Prefecture. Public Interest Incorporated Foundation staff reported it to the city government on June 14th. Probably it’s been a few days since they were washed up.

From the result of simple water quality testing, nothing abnormal was found but prefectural government is going to investigate more.

Staff talks there is a possibility that the sardines were chased after large predators from offshore, but a farmer near this area talks he hasn’t seen such a thing before.



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Boodiba 9 years ago

I'm sure SOMEone is testing the fish in these die-offs for radiation. I'm equally sure the results won't be published or released to the public.

Joerg 9 years ago

First of all I would do a simple logical check for Radioactive Particles. Secondly I would check whether their Organs are still intact Haarp and high level Sonar can effect them that way. Of course Parasites and Bacteria are a Concern but so many at one swoop is not very likely.Unlikely that a predator has given them all a Heart Attack! Seem to remember that the same occurred in the Philippines a month or so ago different species of fish though.

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