Scientists Report Record « Dead Zone » Off U.S. Gulf Coast

Scientists Report Record « Dead Zone » Off U.S. Gulf Coast
A team led by researchers from Louisiana State University has measured the largest anoxic "dead zone" in the Gulf of Mexico ever recorded.  The 8,800 square mile zone is the product of algal blooms, which are fed by high levels of agricultural fertilizer in the outflow from ... read more
Source: Maritime ExecutivePublished on 2017-08-04