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Report: Jellyfish Swarms Invade Ecosystems Out of Balance

Report: Jellyfish Swarms Invade Ecosystems Out of Balance

ARLINGTON, Virginia, December 15, 2008 (ENS) – Jellyfish blooms are ruining some of the world’s most beautiful vacation spots, according to a new online report by the National Science Foundation on massive jellyfish swarms in U.S. waters and around the world. At least 150 million people around the world are exposed to jellyfish every year,…

Rehab Prospects Good After Korea's Worst Oil Spill

Rehab Prospects Good After Korea's Worst Oil Spill

SEOUL, South Korea, December 31, 2007 (ENS) – The prospects for environmental rehabilitation after the worst oil spill in South Korean history are good due to “quick and effective action” by the Korean authorities, a joint United Nations-European Commission Assessment Team has found. The team said in its initial report that emergency assistance was not…

Oil Spill Threatens South Korea's West Coast Wetlands

Oil Spill Threatens South Korea's West Coast Wetlands

TAEAN, South Korea, December 7, 2007 (ENS) – About 15,000 tons of oil spilled off the west coast on Friday when a barge carrying a crane collided with a tanker lying at anchor, puncturing it in three places. The accident is the largest offshore oil spill ever to take place in South Korea, a police…