Map of Gulf of Mexico "dead zone", 2009

Map of Gulf of Mexico "dead zone", 2009

Detailed Description

Dissolved oxygen in bottom waters, measured from June 8 through July 17, 2009, during the annual summer Gulf of Mexico Southeast Area Monitoring and Assessment Program (SEAMAP) cruise in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Orange and red colors indicate lower dissolved oxygen concentrations.

Details

Image Dimensions: 816 x 538

Location Taken: LA, US

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