July 6, 2012
For immediate release
Province investigating fish kill
Environment, Labour and Justice
The area affected is Barclay Brook, a tributary of the Trout River in Coleman. The Trout Unlimited Prince County Chapter watershed group reported the incident.
Prince Edward Islandís investigation enforcement staff and emergency response team were on site immediately after the incident was reported. Samples of soil, foliage, water and fish have been collected for analysis.
Department staff is continuing the investigation on-site today.