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Phytoplankton Trailing Off Valdes Peninsula, Argentina

42.5S 64W

August 23rd, 2012 Category: Phytoplankton

Argentina – August 21st, 2012

The green stain spreading northward and northeastward from the Valdes Peninsula, on the eastern coast of Argentine, is probably due to a mix of sediments and phytoplankton growth. Differences in color may be due to variations in concentration and species of the tiny organisms.

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