As It Happens | Feb 7, 2013 | 7:19
Herring Wash up on Icelandic Shores
Icelanders love their herring -- smoked, salted, or pickled. But you can have too much of a good thing. Even herring. In the past weeks, thousands of tonnes of dead herring have washed up on the shores near the tiny Icelandic fishing village of Grundar Fjord. And they just keep coming...and rotting.Gisli Olafsson is a town councillor, and runs a whale-watching business.