Wednesday , 15 August 2018

Dead zones in Green Bay show signs of lasting longer, raising long-term questions

Green Bay’s dead zones — areas with virtually no oxygen or aquatic life — are in a constant state of flux, and probably not improving.  They swell, shrink and shift from one year to the next — their fortunes dictated by rain, snow, temperature, wind, water currents and, significantly, too much runoff carried in from the third-largest watershed in the Great Lakes basin.  https://www.jsonline.com/story/news/local/wisconsin/2018/07/30/green-bays-dead-zones-raise-long-term-questions-over-health-bay/844073002/

 

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