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Striped Bass Dying in Record Numbers at Jordan Lake

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Visitors to Jordan Lake are finding the beaches littered with dead fish after the largest die-off of striped bass in the history of the reservoir. More than 5,000 striped bass have died since August 1st due to what biologists call a dissolved oxygen and temperature squeeze. The affected area includes Haw River near Robeson Creek to the main basin of the lake near the U.S. 64 bridge.
Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 28 Issue 32, Aug 2011, p7