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Algae threatens Dungeness season adviser. Significant fish stocks have been shifting northward and deeper into cooler waters along the Northwest Atlantic Ocean, he noted. The New England cod fishery collapsed but haddock fishing has gone up as fishermen switched, he said...
Senegal's islands on frontline of climate change

...northwest waves breached the Sangomar sandbar that protected the delta, speeding up the invasion of salt water from the Atlantic Ocean about two decades after a severe drought led to the loss of major mangrove habitat.A government-funded program...
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Hurricane may bring 10 inches of rain to parts of East Coast

...S., an area of low pressure in the Southeast and a front stalled over the East Coast will pull moisture from the Atlantic Ocean that falls as rain over the next few days, Terry said.The heaviest rain is expected in wide swaths of North Carolina...
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Coast Guard: Missing ship sank, 1 body found

...Coast Guard and Navy planes, helicopters, cutters and tugboats searched across a 300-square-mile expanse of Atlantic Ocean near Crooked Island in the Bahamas, where the ship was last heard from while on its way from Jacksonville to Puerto...
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Cutter Roanoke Island leaves Homer on last voyage

...harbor to wave good-bye to fathers and husbands. The Roanoke Island's crew will sail both the Pacific Ocean and Atlantic Ocean and pass through the Panama Canal in a once-in-a lifetime, two-month journey.In a speech at the ceremonies...
Alaska Science Forum: Alaska's wildfires and the changing boreal forest

...the spruce of Interior Alaska. The boreal forest, a swath of spruce-dominated woods from Interior Alaska to the Atlantic Ocean, might be in for a big change."Results suggest that a widespread shift from coniferous to deciduous vegetation...
Solar-powered plane tries to fly around the world

...Bertrand Piccard during layovers on a 21,700-mile journey.Some legs of the trip, such as over the Pacific and Atlantic oceans, will mean five days and five nights of flying solo. Both pilots have been training hard for this journey, which...
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For Arctic, an Atlantic alternative

...oil companies have been barred from drilling in the Atlantic Ocean, where a moratorium was in place until 2008.The...Northeastern Democrats objected to the proposal for the Atlantic Ocean, saying an oil spill knows no boundaries. The proposal...
Obama floats offering first-ever drilling lease in Atlantic

...oil companies have been barred from drilling in the Atlantic Ocean, where a moratorium was in place up until 2008...Northeastern Democrats objected to the proposal for the Atlantic Ocean. The proposal comes as the U.S. is in the midst...
Antarctic sea ice growth does not negate climate change

...Nature, they suggested the sea ice distribution in the south could be controlled by ocean temperatures in the North Atlantic Ocean through large-scale changes in atmospheric pressure linked to global warming and natural variability. Other researchers...
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