Tag Archive | Gulf of Mexico

Effects of the Red Tide

It seems that the most recent Red Tide outbreak is finally receding. A report from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission stated that as of February 22, 2019, “the red tide organism, Karenia brevis, was not observed in the samples collected over the past week.” Beginning in late 2017, this current eruption has lasted […]

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Dead Baby Dolphins Found at Alarming Rate in Horn Island, Gulf of Mexico

Interview with Dr. Mobi Solangi and Megan Broadway: Scientists have found four more dead baby dolphins on Horn Island in the Mississippi Gulf of Mexico and another on Ono Island off Orange Beach, Ala., adding to the unusually high number of dead dolphins found in the past two months. So far year 28 dead dolphins […]

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Expert: University of Miami Professor Nick Shay Says Oil Is Stuck in Loops Within Gulf

Prof. Nick Shay of the University of Miami says the oil in the Gulf of Mexico is stuck in a loop that will keep the oil moving around in a circle. He says the motion of water in the Gulf is not well understood. There are blobs of oil going off in different directions, but […]

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