|Fish killer with victim (Mike Schirt/Getty)|
Saturday, July 11, 2020
California trout in hatcheries die off
A novel bacterial infection [a kind of fish COVID-19, possibly from the same cause, 5G, as Dr. Michael Cowan explains, or a superficial similarity in that this outbreak struck suddenly and] is killing tens of thousands of trout in Victorville, California.
Bulging eyes, erratic swimming, darkened skin and a swollen abdomen are the symptoms of a mysterious new bacterial infection killing tens of thousands of fish in California right now, reports the Daily Press in Victorville.
A bacteria identified as Lactococcus garvieae, which had never been found in the state until April , has caused a mass outbreak of disease killing up to 60,000 captive trout at the Mojave River Hatchery in San Bernardino County, next to Los Angeles. More