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Fukushima Radiation

WHOI News Releases

January 28, 2014

Radioactive Ocean Website a Success

No Fukushima radionuclides detected yet, baseline key to future detection

January 14, 2014

How Radioactive is Our Ocean?

Citizen science campaign aims to collect ocean samples and fund radiation analysis

Japan fish data
October 25, 2012

Fishing for Answers off Fukushima

Japan fisheries data provides a look at how the ocean is faring 18 months after the worst accidental release of radiation to the ocean in history

krill closeup
April 2, 2012

Sampling the Pacific for Signs of Fukushima

International team releases findings from 2011 cruise to measure the concentration, distribution, and biological impacts of radiation from damaged Japanese nuclear power plant

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