Phytoplankton and Sulfur off the coast of Namibia
November 26, 2007
What looks like a phytoplankton bloom off the coast of Namibia, may be something totally different! This image, acquired May 1, 2006 by the MODIS on the Aqua satellite, shows green swirls in the water, off the desert coast of Africa.
Topics: Environment, Planktology, Biological oceanography, Aquatic ecology, Phytoplankton, Bloom, Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer, Aqua, Plankton, Namib Desert, Namibia, Hospitality Recreation