Hundreds of thousands of native fish dead in second Murray-Darling incident

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An estimated 10,000 were killed just weeks ago, and locals fear native stocks could be all but wiped out this time

Hundreds of thousands of fish have been killed along a stretch of the Lower Darling River in New South Wales in a second major incident which has led some experts to fear whole populations of local native fish have been wiped out.

Residents near the Menindee Lakes are reporting what is the second major fish kill along a 20km stretch of water near Weir 32.

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