Watch the following video: https://www.nasa.gov/mp4/259924main_DeadzoneWebShort.mp4
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In your own words, summarize how a dead zone forms along populated coasts. What are the major sources of the excess nutrients? Consider your community. What are some of the major sources of nutrient runoff that you see on a regular basis? Do you contribute to this problem? Discuss at least two ways in which you, personally, can reduce your impact on ocean life.
Your journal entry must be at least 200 words. No references or citations are necessary.