11 Jan 2018 Video Oceans & seas

Nutrient Runoff

The use of fertilizers in agriculture has increased the productivity of our farms. However, this increase has come with a price. Fertilizers and other chemicals end up in our streams and rivers, and eventually in our oceans.  The run-off from these chemicals creates algae blooms that result in dead zones and destroy our corals, fish and mangroves. Watch this video and learn what you can do to help!

https://www.youtube.com/v/nolsLLSpXeg?autoplay=1&rel=0