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Microbes that are key indicators of Puget Sound's health in decline
Description: Paleontologists find that tiny organisms called foraminifera have a big story to tell about the health of Puget Sound. Two recent studies about the health of Bellingham Bay and inlets in the Bremerton area found the diversity and number of foraminifera -- single-celled marine organisms that live on the sea floor -- deteriorated significantly. [Source: ScienceDaily]
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Source: ScienceDaily
Publish Date: 11/16/2015
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