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A Supercharged Marine Heat Wave Is Roasting the Pacific

Fri, 09/06/2019
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Ocean temperatures have skyrocketed in the northeast Pacific, ushering in conditions reminiscent of 2015. In other words, the Blob is back, and it could spell trouble for wildlife and fisheries from Alaska to California, according to data scientists with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) released on Thursday. Nick Bond is referenced.