Thousands of Dead Fish Wash Up On Pawleys Island

8:13 PM, Jan 15, 2013

PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC (WLTX) –There is a mystery along the South Carolina coast.

Thousands of dead fish washed up on the beach at the south end of  Pawleys Island Tuesday afternoon.

The fish are menhaden, and the SC Department of Natural Resources have been notified of the incident.

Menhaden fish are a small, oily fish that are used for fish oil and its oil is also an ingredient in lipstick and they are also used for livestock feed.




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