HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
Estuaries Vital To The Productivity Of Southeastern U.S. Fisheries

"Having much of the Chesapeake anoxic is not protecting the habitats of the fish," he said. "Losing seagrass or salt marsh is not doing the job, nor is losing mangroves."

Scientists have gathered increasing evidence that estuaries like the Chesapeake Bay and North Carolina's Pamlico and Albemarle sounds are being degraded by nitrogen from agricultural operations, lawn fertilizers and sewage, the destruction of wetlands for construction projects and other causes.

Excess nitrogen can cause microscopic plants to "bloom" explosively in estuarine systems and then rob the water of oxygen when they die and decay.


'"/>

Contact: Monte Basgall
Monte.basgall@duke.edu
919-681-8057
Duke University
24-Jan-1999


Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Mystery Of Vital Cell Protein Solved After 30 Years
2. ORNL earns top Southeastern laboratory technology transfer award
3. Fisheries forecasting in the Niger inner delta
4. URI professor emeritus Saul B. Saila receives national award of excellence from American Fisheries Society
5. Virginia Tech Fisheries Professor Works To Conserve Mussels
6. Sturgeon, Trout And Telemetry--USGS Research Mixes Science And Technology At American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting
7. Alaska Sea Grant To Convene Ecosystem Considerations In Fisheries Management Conference
8. "Scifish" Technology To Protect Alaskas Fisheries And Promote Sustainable Use
9. American Fisheries Society Conference Attracting 2,000 Plus Scientists To Explore "Interfacing"

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:8/21/2020)... ... 20, 2020 , ... NDA Partners Chairman Carl Peck, ... with expertise in clinical trial planning and feasibility, regulatory inspection readiness, and clinical ... his career, Mr. Movahhed has helped design and manage oncology, neurology, cardiovascular, and ...
(Date:8/12/2020)... (PRWEB) , ... August 12, 2020 , ... ... and monitoring systems that are ideal for public health agencies of all sizes. ... contagious diseases and helping at-risk individuals find appropriate health care, Mosio helps public ...
(Date:8/7/2020)... ... August 06, 2020 , ... ... the prestigious National STEM Scholar Program, a unique professional development program that provides ... support for middle school science teachers nationwide. , Created in partnership between the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:7/31/2020)... ... July 29, 2020 , ... R3 Stem Cell International is now ... With 50 million stem cells total, patients may choose which extremities they would like ... arthritic joints (BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2016). At R3 International, umbilical cord tissue is obtained ...
(Date:7/31/2020)... ... 2020 , ... Anomet Products has introduced new custom composite ... with CRM, neurostimulation, vascular, and related devices. , Anomet Medical Clad Wire ... and cost criteria; especially where solid wire is limited. Typical configurations for implantable ...
(Date:7/31/2020)... ... July 29, 2020 , ... The SDX® ... in 16 countries, has reached its 20th anniversary of worldwide use. Introduced in ... at top universities including University of Pennsylvania, University of Michigan, University of Maryland, ...
(Date:7/18/2020)... ... July 16, 2020 , ... After research model surgery and catheter implantation, ... surgery is only the beginning of a successful study, while protecting and accessing the ... Gien, Global Head of Surgery from Envigo in a live webinar ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
Cached News: