Media Advisory 09-027
Media Teleconference and Webcast for Reporters: Latest Research on Oregon's Oceanic "Dead Zones" and How Climate Change May Be Promoting Them
NSF invites reporters to participate on Thursday, October 8, 1:30 pm ET
Back to article | Note about images
Scientists are identifying the unusual processes that produce Oregon's large dead zones, which are located in one of the nation's most important fisheries.
Credit: © 2009 Jupiter Images Corporation
Jack Barth of Oregon State University discusses dead zones of the Pacific Northwest.
Credit: National Science Foundation