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Shrinking the Gulf Coast ‘dead zone’: Part I

But increasingly, Blanchard and other Gulf Coast fishermen find themselves skirting a different type of pollution, a threat to the seafood industry and ocean biodiversity that’s unrelated to oil, and …

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Shrinking the Gulf Coast dead zone part 1: Downriver

Fishing in the Gulf has become unpredictable. As the dead zone shifts and grows, ocean life are pushed into areas where they wouldn’t normally be found. Commercial and recreational fisheries depend on …

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Gulf of Mexico’s dead zone expected to grow

The Gulf’s dead zone is an area that spans thousands of square miles just … a lead scientist with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science.

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Residents Push To Build Boardwalk Atop Of Margate ‘Dead Zone’ Between Dunes And Oceanfront Homes

Insisting its wooden bulkheads provided better protection without blocking ocean views … a boardwalk atop what residents call “the dead zone” between the dunes and the oceanfront homes. …

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Expanding Dead Zone in Gulf of Mexico is Causing High Anxiety Among Shrimpers

“It’s not good,” said Tran. The dead zone is an area of ocean containing little to no oxygen. It is a phenomenon that typically peaks in the summer and dissipates in the winter. However, this summer’s …

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Gulf ‘Dead Zone’ The Size Of Massachusetts: 5 Things To Know

Scientists from the National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science expect the dead zone to surpass the five-year average of 5,770 square miles, and will confirm the size of the 2019 Gulf dead zone in …

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A ‘dead zone’ the size of Massachusetts could hit the Gulf this summer

When the blooms die along the coast — a cycle that happens each year — their rotting corpses cause bacteria to suck up all the oxygen from the ocean, killing off other marine life, like shrimp, fish …

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ENTERPRISE EDITORIAL: Summer weather brings dead zone to life in Gulf

The National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science announced that this year’s widespread flooding inland will likely create an even larger oxygen-deprived dead zone in Gulf waters fairly soon. The …

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Flooding makes big ‘dead zone’ off Louisiana coast likely

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The year’s widespread flooding has made it likely that a big, oxygen-starved “dead zone” off Louisiana’s coast will form this summer, the head of the National Centers for Coastal …

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Tesla Autopilot Handles Construction Zone Like A Boss

Tesla makes such a big deal about its Autopilot and Full Self Driving solutions using an adaptive neural net bolstered by cameras and other sensors precisely because they are able to dynamically interpret the best route, even when it includes stopping in the middle of the street

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