Wildlife Officials Expect More Fish Kills

Mississippi River Flood To Blame

POSTED: 3:53 pm CDT June 26, 2011

UPDATED: 4:24 pm CDT June 26, 2011

Garavelli said debris redistributed along the Mississippi River and its tributaries by the flood will decay in lakes and streams. He said when the material breaks down, it can cause a lack of oxygen and kill more fish.