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Press Release from Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium Hypoxia Summary

Press Release from Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium Hypoxia Summary

The 2015 area of low oxygen, commonly known as the ‘Dead Zone,’ measured 16,760 square kilometers (= 6,474 square miles) as of Jul 28 – Aug 3, 2015 at the...
BOEM Seeking Nominations for New Offshore Energy Advisory Committee

BOEM Seeking Nominations for New Offshore Energy Advisory Committee

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and the National Academy of Sciences are partnering to develop a new standing committee on environmental science and assessment for offshore energy and...
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...