PRO/AH/EDR> Toxic algae – Russia: susp., RFI

— Russia
Around the same time that an unexplained event wiped out 95% of sea-dwelling life off the coast of Russia’s Far Eastern Kamchatka peninsula earlier this month [October 2020], a yellow foam covered an area of water so large it could be seen from space.
That’s the clue prompting some of Russia’s leading marine biologists to blame the catastrophe on a harmful algae bloom, a rapid growth of naturally occurring algae that can produce toxins lethal for marine life and even humans.
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