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Japanese dock carries potential invaders

Posted by: | June 7, 2012 Comments Off on Japanese dock carries potential invaders |

AGATE BEACH – A large section of a dock, ripped from the Japanese shore by last year’s tsunami and washed up this week on the Oregon coast, brought with it  a host of potentially unwelcomed visitors. Scientists at OSU’s Hatfield Marine Science Center said the cement float contains about 13 pounds of organisms per square […]

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