Clean Water Act

Tyson Foods fined $2 million for causing major Missouri fish kill

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Tyson Foods Inc.’s poultry subsidiary has been ordered to pay a $2 million fine for discharges from a southwest Missouri plant that caused a fish kill. The U.S. Justice Department announced that Tyson also must pay $500,000 for damages and serve two years of probation after pleading guilty in September to two counts of violating the federal…