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  1. Dead Zone Count Rises to About 250 Worldwide

    ... August 15, 2007 It's the time of year when dead zones are prominent all over the northern hemisphere. Their causes are ... "NOAA and Louisiana scientists say Gulf of Mexico 'dead zone' could be largest since measurements began in 1985." Associated ...

    admin - 01/06/2009 - 09:57

  2. Special Edition TipSheet: Gulf Coastal Marine Issues

    ... management plans in waters of the U.S. exclusive economic zone, basically the whole Gulf beyond state waters. As elsewhere, conflicts ... reports, transcripts and more.   The Dead Zone Basics Of all the chronic Gulf issues that journalists ...

    cmacdonald - 08/27/2014 - 18:28

  3. Toolbox: Covering Stormwater Pollution and Control

    ... Association of State Floodplain Managers. DEAD ZONES : Rivers routinely carry nutrients such as nitrogen into bays, ... can lead to a sharp drop in oxygen. The resulting "dead zone" dramatically alters life in the affected area. Dead zones have become a ...

    cmacdonald - 06/05/2014 - 16:36

  4. Dead Zones Degrade All U.S Coastal Regions

    September 15, 2010 More "dead zones" in US coastal waters keep turning up. There were just 12 of these ... that water body, and notes whether the subarea is a dead zone, and what evidence supports that conclusion. The number of known dead ...

    cmacdonald - 09/22/2010 - 22:21

  5. AP Probe: Keeping Explosive Chemicals Secret May Not Make People Safer

    ... that more than 600,000 people live within a typical blast zone and more had family in schools and hospitals within one. Yet few seemed to ... more of a danger than hypothetical terrorists. Ten of the 15 dead in West were firefighters who may not have known or understood the ...

    cmacdonald - 06/11/2013 - 09:13

  6. 20 U.S. States, Canada and Mexico Have Dead Zones

    ... off of Louisiana aren't the only US area burdened by a "dead zone." There are similar, smaller areas with short- or long-term oxygen ...

    admin - 12/23/2008 - 14:32

  7. Changing Planet, Changing Health: How the Climate Crisis Threatens Our Health and What We Can Do About It

    ... indirectly threatens humans when wildfires feed on the dead trees and spread to homes built in the precarious zone known as the urban-wildland interface. Then there’s our water and ...

    cmacdonald - 01/10/2012 - 22:39

  8. Starting Points: Surface and Ground Water Quality

    ... data bases, BP funding, collaborative efforts, and the Gulf dead zone. These nine people and their presentations can provide a starting point ...

    cmacdonald - 05/11/2011 - 23:02

  9. Nuclear Experts Assess How Well Media Covered Fukushima

    ... 54 feet high. The area around the reactors was like a war zone. Japanese rescuers’ first priority was finding injured people, and their ... three reactor cores in a row and no one would likely end up dead, that would sound pretty good. I expect that within ten years the Japanese ...

    cmacdonald - 09/16/2011 - 16:33

  10. Stormwater Runoff Creates Pollution Without Pipes

    ... decomposing, depleting the water of oxygen. Every summer, a "dead zone" grows in Lake Erie as the oxygen levels get so low that fish can't ...

    cmacdonald - 05/25/2011 - 16:48