A portion of more than forty bass, bluegill, and redear (shellcracker) that died in the Thomas pond on the night and morning of 9-5-63 from what is believed to be oxygen depletion in pond. Fish ranged in size from two pound bass down to fingerling bass.
One in a series of photographs of agricultural activities in Cannon County, TN that were taken by W.L. Clement, District Conservationist for the U.S. Soil Conservation Service, and his assistants between the mid-1940s and mid-1970s.
Photographs of W.L. Clement, U.S. Soil Conservation Service;
Farm ponds; Fish kills
Cannon County (Tenn.);
Soil Conservation District or Watershed
TN-SCD-19; Stones River
Approx. 4.5" x 4"
Publication of the United States government. Not copyrighted;
Conditions for use
May be freely reproduced. Please credit the original photograph to: United States Soil Conservation Service. Credit the source of the digital item to: Digital Initiatives, James E. Walker Library, Middle Tennessee State University.
Digital Initiatives, James E. Walker Library, Middle Tennessee State University;