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View Diary: The Oceans are Dying: Oxygen is Depleting, Acidity Rising at Fastest Rate in 300,000,000 Years (215 comments)

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  •  not a scientist (0+ / 0-)

    Doesn't the radiation pouring into the pacific ocean daily from Japan, for the past year, play a part of this total meltdown of the ecosystem in the ocean?

    •  No. Fukushima is a local disaster (0+ / 0-)

      that has not affected the circulation of the global oceans.

      That said, large fish like bluefin tuna are taking up radioactivity around Japan, then crossing to the west coast of the U.S. Don't eat large fish from the north Pacific.

      look for my eSci diary series Thursday evening.

      by FishOutofWater on Mon Oct 07, 2013 at 06:02:02 PM PDT

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