Eyes Over Puget Sound: Surface Conditions Report – June 8, 2015
Eyes Over Puget Sound: Surface Conditions Report – June 8, 2015 (Number of pages: 39) (Publication Size: 10201KB)
|Description||Record warm water temperatures and low oxygen continue in Ecology’s Puget Sound marine monitoring station network. Record low stream flows result in visibly low river discharge into Puget Sound, in particular for the Puyallup River. Abundant sun and unusually warm water temperatures fuel phytoplankton blooms in many areas. Bright orange Noctiluca blooms are surfacing in the Commencement Bay area and around Port Madison. Finger inlets of South Sound support extensive patches of jellyfish.
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|Keywords||marine waters, Hood Canal, Puget Sound, dissolved oxygen|
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