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Millions of dead krill found on Oregon beaches

Posted by: | July 3, 2013 Comments Off on Millions of dead krill found on Oregon beaches |

Bill Peterson, an oceanographer with the NOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center in Newport, Ore., says millions of dead North Pacific krill have washed ashore recently between Newport and Eureka, Calif. He says it’s the largest die-off he can recall in recent history. North Pacific krill primarily live on the eastern side of the Pacific, between […]

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