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Eyes Over Puget Sound: Surface Conditions Report – April 8, 2013

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13-03-073April 2013
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Author(s) Krembs, C.
Description For the last week sunshine was low and rivers and air temperatures have been higher than expected due to prevailing southerly winds. Heavy rains have resulted in long foam lines and large river plumes that are filled with sediment. Jelly fish patches have persisted through the winter in smaller bays. Are higher oxygen conditions seen over the last 2 years starting to disappear? We were busy in 2012 and spooled out 37 miles of CTD line to explore the depths of our estuaries!
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Keywords marine waters, Hood Canal, Puget Sound, dissolved oxygen
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