View Full Version : BP oil spill slows down the fastest ocean fish.

06-26-2014, 08:57 AM
Earlier, I posted a link on how the BP oil spill affects the heart of tuna. Not only that, the new report also showed that the BP oil has slowed down mahi-mahi's speed.

"The speed of the young, inch-long fish, thought to be among the fastest on the planet at about five body lengths per second, "dropped by about 37 percent," Grosell said."

Oil from BP spill slowing one of ocean's fastest fish: Scientists | World | News (http://www.torontosun.com/2014/06/20/oil-from-bp-spill-slowing-one-of-oceans-fastest-fish-scientists)