Gallery: Japanese Fish Show Record Levels of Radiation From Fukushima N...


Greenling Fish Photo from Shutterstock

Inhabitat has reported on the many effects of the Fukushima nuclear disaster on the surrounding environment – from mutated butterflies to alien species being washed up on the other side of the Pacific. It has now been reported that some fish, specifically a pair of greenlings caught in waters near the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, have been found to show the highest level of radioactive caesium ever detected in fish and shellfish.

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