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Contaminants which run off from farms and cities, produce dead-zones downstream, where few things can live. It's feared this year's dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico will be the biggest yet. Image by NOAA.
Wednesday, 13 April 2016
Wildfires, Once Confined to a Season, Burn Earlier and Longer
New York Times
The first Alaska wildfire of 2016 broke out in late February, followed by a second there just eight days later. Story here.