“Mucilage” updates: Marmara Sea’s increasingly dense mucilage now leaks into Black Sea and Aegean Sea…
I have never come out of the water this sad.
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— Arwa Damon (@arwaCNN) June 4, 2021
A thick layer of organic matter known as marine mucilage has spread in the Sea of Marmara, covering harbours, shorelines and swathes of the surface south of Istanbul. Some of the ‘sea snot’ has sunk below the waves, suffocating seabed life
Sea nose” covers the coast near Istanbul, Turkey
Marina blanketed by ‘sea snot’ marine mucilage in Istanbul
#Turkey – 'Sea snot' on Turkey's shores alarms residents.
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— AFP Photo (@AFPphoto) June 8, 2021
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