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Aquatic Plants May Help Chesapeake Bay Resist Ocean Acidification

In freshwater vegetation flats upstream of the Chesapeake, chemical reactions create molecules that raise pH levels in the bay.

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Is there a technological solution to aquatic dead zones?

Could pumping oxygen-rich surface water into the depths of lakes, estuaries, and coastal ocean waters help ameliorate dangerous dead zones? New work led by Carnegie’s David Koweek and Ken Caldeira …

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Birds, Bees, And Aquatic Life Threatened By Gross Underestimate Of Toxicity Of … – The Chattanoogan


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Birds, Bees, And Aquatic Life Threatened By Gross Underestimate Of Toxicity Of
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Birds, Bees, And Aquatic Life Threatened By Gross Underestimate Of Toxicity Of World's Most Widely Used Pesticide Birding Group Study Says. Tuesday, March 19, 2013 – by Robert Johns. Grasshopper Sparrow – photo by Luke Seitz. As part of a study on

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Increase in human activity threatens natural aquatic ecosystems in Tanzania

An increase in human activity is posing a threat to natural aquatic ecosystems in Tanzania and contributing to environmental damage and ecological changes. Doctoral research carried out by Hezron Emmanuel Nonga shows that agriculture and livestock farming leads to eutrophication in lakes and the proliferation of cyanobacteria which produce microcystins.
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