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Fish and Molasses Don't Mix

n eel that washed ashore tries to get back to the water in Keehi Lagoon after a massive molasses spill from a Matson cargo ship in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Fish and Molasses Don't Mix

September 13, 2013


Sweet, sticky molasses spill blights Honolulu waters

Health officials warned swimmers, surfers and snorkelers in Hawaii to stay out of the waters near Honolulu after a leak of 1,400 tons of molasses killed hundreds of fish, potentially attracting sharks.

Reporting by REUTERS.