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This Texas A&M newspaper article provides very general info regarding the possible link between poor water quality in the Gulf of Mexico and farm runoff. Researcher Antonietta Quigg describes her work, attempting to explain the Mississippi River delta dead zone as a combination of biological, chemical, and physical interactions that may or may not be triggered by fertilizer runoff.

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    Keywords:

    eutrophication,nutrient enrichment,NSDL_SetSpec_1030947,NSDL,High School,Microbiology and Health,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Microbiology,Water Quality/Chemistry,Ecology, Forestry and Agriculture,Higher Education,Geochemistry,hypoxia,Middle School,Life Science,Water Column,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20111120220632136T,Chemistry,Marine,Geoscience

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