Landlocked carp left to die as floodwaters recede - Ottawa - CBC News

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By Stu Mills, CBC News Ottawa, June 29, 2017

Two months after floodwaters along the Ottawa River receded, large carp remain trapped in shrinking pockets of water that dot an area of west Ottawa.

The fish, some up to 60 centimetres in length, can't escape the stagnant pools off Rocky Point Road in the city's Crystal Beach neighbourhood. Many have already died.

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/carp-flood-ottawa-crystal-beach-1.4182459