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2017 Forecast: Summer Hypoxic Zone Size Northern Gulf of Mexico

2017 Forecast: Summer Hypoxic Zone Size Northern Gulf of Mexico

2017 Hypoxia Forecast by R. Eugene Turner and Nancy Rabalais Each year a hypoxic water mass with oxygen concentrations ≤ 2 mg l-1 forms in bottom waters of the northern...
Average-Sized Dead Zone Predicted for the Gulf

Average-Sized Dead Zone Predicted for the Gulf

This year’s Gulf of Mexico hypoxic zone is predicted to be approximately 5,483 square miles, or about the size of Connecticut — the same as it has averaged over the...