All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Atlantic’

Lionfish Invasion a Disaster in the Atlantic

The venomous lionfish, an invasive species in the Atlantic, has been multiplying to the point of becoming an ecological disaster. Graham Maddocks, president and founder of Ocean Support Foundation, says that “The lionfish invasion is probably the worst environmental disaster the Atlantic will ever face.” And the problem has only just begun. The lionfish, which reproduces quickly, and eats almost …

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Tropical Storm Humberto May Become A Hurricane

The Atlantic’s first hurricane of the 2013 season may be forming right now. Currently classified as Tropical Storm Humberto, this powerful storm system may see winds reaching as high as 74 miles per hour as soon as Tuesday. According to the National Hurricane Center, the Atlantic hurricane season starts on the first day of June and ends the thirtieth of …

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