E C O C I D E in I N D O N E S I A. The L U S T
for P A L M O I L K N O W S no B O U N D S. Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Greenpeace
Thursday, 15 August 2013
Why This Year's Gulf Dead Zone Is Twice As Big As Last Year's
First, the good news: The annual "dead zone" that smothers much of the northern Gulf of Mexico—caused by an oxygen-sucking algae bloom mostly fed by Midwestern farm runoff—is smaller this year than…Now, for the bad news...Details here.