Incredible swarms of fish form off coast of Acapulco : But was surge caused by tsunami thousands of miles away?
By DAILY MAIL REPORTER Last updated at 8:31 PM on 12th March 2011
The shores of Acapulco 's beaches were this weekend teeming with masses of fish packed so tightly they looked like an oil slick from above.
Thousands of sardines, anchovies, stripped bass and mackerel surged along the coast of the Mexican resort in an event believed to be linked to the devastating Japanese tsunami.
Delighted fishermen rushed out in wooden motor boats, abandoning their rods and nets and simply scooping the fish up with buckets.