CSCOR-Supported Research Provides Foundation for Effective Management of the "Dead Zone" in the Northern Gulf of Mexico


Subject:
Science , Water , Marine Sciences , Coasts , Water Pollution & Quality

Description:
Overview of research concerning the "largest zone of oxygen-depleted [hypoxic] coastal waters in the United States, and the second largest for the world's coastal oceans, ... in the northern Gulf of Mexico on the Louisiana continental shelf." Provides links to relevant studies, press releases, action plans, and participating committees and institutes. From the Center for Sponsored Coastal Ocean Research (CSCOR), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

Publisher:
Center for Sponsored Coastal Ocean Research (CSCOR)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.cop.noaa.gov/stressors/extremeevents/hab/features/hypoxiafs_report1206.html


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