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Researchers have said in a new report that coastal development and declining water quality are threatening seagrasses worldwide.
An international team of scientists warns that accelerating losses of seagrasses across the globe threaten the immediate health and long-term sustainability of coastal ecosystems.
By SCOTT HARPER By Scott Harper The Virginian-Pilot gloucester point Scientists, watermen and environmentalists urged passage Wednesday of a bill from U.S. Rep. Rob Wittman, a Virginia Republican, intended to more closely monitor the spending and priorities of the Chesapeake Bay cleanup.
A 30-month fact-finding experiment will examine how Asian oysters grow, perform and survive in the Chesapeake Bay.
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