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Bay of Bengal has a vast 'dead zone'
Description: The Bay of Bengal hosts a 'dead zone' of an estimated 60,000 square kilometres - an area that contains little or no oxygen and supports microbial processes that remove vast amounts of nitrogen from the ocean, scientists, including those from India, have found. [Source: Pune Mirror (India)]
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Source: Pune Mirror (India)
Publish Date: 12/20/2016
Reading Level: Basic
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