NOAA Visualization: The Dead Zone

Posted by on July 29, 2013 in VIDEO | 0 comments

NOAA Visualization: The Dead Zone

Hypoxic zones are areas in the ocean of such low oxygen concentration that animal life suffocates and dies, and as a result are sometimes called “dead zones.” One of the largest dead zones forms in the Gulf of Mexico every spring. This data visualization discusses the causes of hypoxia in the Gulf of Mexico.

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