ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Thousands of dead fish were found in Sullivan Cove off the Severn River in Annapolis.
The State Department of Environment says it’s because of Tropical Storm Isaias.READ MORE: Here's How To Prevent The Cold Snap From Freezing Your Pipes
Experts say the fish suffocated because of low concentrations of oxygen in the water.READ MORE: Some States Say They Are Not Getting Their Covid-19 Test Kit Orders As White House Rolls Out At-Home Testing Effort
They believe it happened because strong winds from the tropical storm stirred the water up.MORE NEWS: MVA Locations To Host School Bus Driver Recruitment Event
If you noticed a strange smell in the area, experts say the storm also dredged up an algae that gives off an odor, but it’s not dangerous.