Q: Is BP Oil Spill’s COREXIT Causing Horrific Red Tide in West Florida Now?

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”  I’ve been curious about whether the Corexit from the BP spill could have had an impact on this disaster and look what just came up as I googled “Red Tides and Corexit”. I know the BP spill was a long time ago but maybe the Corexit is just making its way east.”

The University of Texas Marine Science Institute – Oil Plus Dispersants May Lead to More Red Tide Events

American Chemical Society – Oil Spills and Dispersants Can Cause the Initiation of Potentially Harmful Dinoflagellate Blooms (“Red Tides”) by Rodrigo Almeda, Sarah Cosgrove, and Edward J. Buskey

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