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Scientists Stumped By West Coast Sardine, Starfish Die-Off

What is causing some marine life along the West Coast to disintegrate and die-off?

11/04/2013

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Health Officials: Avoid Eating Ventura Shellfish

Health officials are warning seafood lovers to avoid shellfish, crustaceans and fish from Ventura County because dangerous levels of a nerve toxin have been detected in some species.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/23/2012

Man walks into a bar. He says, "Hi, do you serve fish here?' and the bartender says 'Sure, sit down. We'll serve anyone.'" As funny as that joke isn't (sorry!), the truth is, it's against the law to walk into a bar in Portola carrying a fish. (credit: AP)

Thousands Of Fish Die in Ventura Harbor

Officials say thousands of anchovies and sardines have died in Ventura Harbor after using up all their oxygen.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/19/2011

"Fish kills" similar to the one reported in Menifee Lake have been reported at Redondo Beach (pictured above) and Lake Lindero in Agoura Hills over the last few years. (credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Victorville Composting Firm Turns 75 Tons Of Sardines Into Fertilizer

The massive fish die-off in a King Harbor is benefiting a Mojave Desert composting firm that is recycling the stinking haul for use as fertilizer.

03/14/2011

"Fish kills" similar to the one reported in Menifee Lake have been reported at Redondo Beach (pictured above) and Lake Lindero in Agoura Hills over the last few years. (credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Something Fishy? Mystery Of Dead Sardines Might Be Solved

Researchers say the millions of sardines that were found floating dead in a Southern California marina this week tested positive for a powerful neurotoxin.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/11/2011

Tons of fish were found dead in Redondo Beach Harbor.(credit: CBS)

Road Krill? Thousands Of Dead Sardines Spill On The 215 In Colton

A natural disaster became a man-made disaster Friday when thousands of dead sardines that perished in a huge, unexplained die-off spilled onto a Southern California freeway as they were being hauled to a composting center.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/11/2011

"Fish kills" similar to the one reported in Menifee Lake have been reported at Redondo Beach (pictured above) and Lake Lindero in Agoura Hills over the last few years. (credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

King Harbor Expected To Smell Before Fish Cleanup Is Complete

It could take a week — and the smell could get pretty bad — before crews manage to scoop and vacuum up tons of dead sardines from a Southern California marina.

03/10/2011

"Fish kills" similar to the one reported in Menifee Lake have been reported at Redondo Beach (pictured above) and Lake Lindero in Agoura Hills over the last few years. (credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Millions Of Dead Fish Headed For The Compost Heap

Many of those millions of dead fish that floated into King Harbor Monday night are destined for a compost heap, according to authorities.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/09/2011

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Clean-up Of Dead Fish Continues At Redondo Beach Harbor

Cleanup crews are scheduled to return Wednesday to the site where millions of small fish, primarily sardines, were found dead at Redondo Beach’s King Harbor.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/09/2011

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