Molasses Spill Causing Major Reef Die-off

Sep 17, 2013

Credit University of Hawaii
Credit University of Hawaii

As more information about the Matson spill of 1400 tons of molasses comes to light -- one thing is for certain. It’s had a devastating impact on the harbor’s ecosystem. Over 25,000 fish have died so far, but researchers say it’s the surrounding coral that has them most concerned. HPR’s Molly Solomon reports.