What started as reports of a fish kill of a few hundred last week in Brevard County in Sykes Creek has turned into the deaths of thousands in the Indian River Lagoon in the Banana River from Cape Canaveral south to Melbourne.
What started as reports of a fish kill of a few hundred last week in Brevard County in Sykes Creek has turned into the deaths of thousands in the Indian River Lagoon in the Banana River from Cape Canaveral south to Melbourne. MALCOLM DENEMARK/FLORIDA TODAY
What started as reports of a fish kill of a few hundred last week in Brevard County in Sykes Creek has turned into the deaths of thousands in the Indian River Lagoon in the Banana River from Cape Canaveral south to Melbourne. MALCOLM DENEMARK/FLORIDA TODAY

Massive fish kill makes Florida water emergency difficult to ignore

March 30, 2016 06:08 PM

UPDATED April 04, 2016 10:41 AM

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Fred Grimm joined the Herald in 1976. Since 1991 he has written a column about crime, politics and life in Broward.