Thousands of Dead Fish Found in Marina Del Rey

Thousands of dead fish were found floating in Marina Del Rey, Calif., on May 18. Anchovies, stingrays, halibut, mackerels, sunfish and an octopus were among the thousands of dead fish that rose to the surface at Basin A of the marina near according to the Sheriff's Department. Why the fish washed ashore remains unknown, but the phenomenon allegedly happens once or twice a year. Jonathan Alcorn /

Officials are worried that the foul odor will cause a huge discomfort for both visitors and resident nearby.

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