July 14, 2010
For immediate release
Department of Environment Investigating Reported Fish Kill
Environment, Energy & Forestry
Dead fish were discovered on a two kilometer section of the east branch of the Montrose River on Tuesday.
The incident was reported by the Huntley-Montrose-Kildare Watershed Association.
Heavy rain fell on PEI on Saturday and Sunday.
Environment officials have been on site collecting samples of fish, water and soil for analysis.
Officials are on site today continuing their investigation.