Mysterious Fluorescent Green RiverPosted on Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 9:48 am by Shawnpaul
Nature-seekers are Victoria’s Goldstream Provincial Park witnessed an unexplained phenomenon this week – the river turned bright green. The waters ran green for only a few hours, but its impact on the environmentally sensitive estuaries that it reached are unknown.
In addition to the Goldstream River, a local fountain also spewed fluorescent waters briefly. The Ministry of Environment immediately sent teams out to the region to investigate. No animals have been found dead due to the substance, but further investigations will be needed to determine the cause and long term affects.