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New Jersey-size ‘Dead Zone’ is largest ever in Gulf of Mexico

The Gulf of Mexico hypoxic or low-oxygen zone, also called a dead zone, is an area of low to no oxygen that can kill fish and other marine life. [...]

December 6, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Opinion: Huff Post on Florida fish kills, “Voters are responsible”

The massive, horrendous and sad fish kills happening in and around the Indian River Lagoon represent the political corruption infecting Florida. [...]

March 24, 2016 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Editorial: Make fixing the Everglades a priority

The reopening of the flood gates around Lake Okeechobee last week underlined the perilous state of South Florida’s vulnerable water system. [...]

February 11, 2016 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

News: Is ‘Rock snot’ on the rise?

Biologists suspect a link to elevated nitrogen in the environment from fertilizers, the burning of fossil fuels or climate changes that affect the way a river flows [...]

July 20, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: EPA says 55% of U.S. rivers and streams in poor condition

The EPA found that finding that more than half 55 percent of U.S. rivers and streams are in poor condition for aquatic life [...]

July 1, 2013 Conservation, RECENT, Slide, Spot