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Old 07-30-2004, 02:21 PM
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Unhappy Ocean Dead Zones due to nutrient loads

Hello,

Another interesting study that looks at the effects of nutrient loads due to fertilizers and such that result in "Dead Zones" and other phenomena related to Man's impact on our ecosystems. Data has shown these events were uncommon prior to the 70's. read more about hypoxia and algea blooms at...

http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2004/s2267.htm

Greg.
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