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Giant Phytoplankton Bloom Hugs Pacific Northwest Coast

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August 6, 2014

Giant Phytoplankton Bloom Hugs Pacific Northwest Coast

On July 26, 2014, NASA’s Aqua satellite acquired this natural-color view of a massive bloom of phytoplankton off the coast of Oregon and Washington. Marine phytoplankton require just the right amount of sunlight, dissolved nutrients and moderate water temperatures to make their populations explode into blooms that cover hundreds of square kilometers of the sea.