Seasonal hypoxia in northern hemisphere lakes is common during the winter as sources of dissolved oxygen like plant and algae photosynthesis and diffusion from the atmosphere become less impactful on[…]
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Limnologists and marine researchers alike are well aware of how important dissolved oxygen is to the functioning of ecosystems and cultural services, as well as regulatory and supporting ecosystem services.[…]
A group of Great Lakes researchers categorize hypoxic conditions and characterize the various processes that can lead to hypoxic conditions.
After 3,000 fish went belly up in Helms Lake at Sparks Marina Park in Nevada, biologists went looking for answers. They soon found that low oxygen levels in one corner[…]