By Sandy Howard, communication manager, Environmental Assessment Program
We saw extensive red-brown blooms in finger inlets in South Sound as well as Sinclair Inlet. Also, very green bloom in Quartermaster Harbor, macro-algae abundant in Central Basin.
And, we observed a spectacular Puyallup river plume in Commencement Bay extending into Tacoma Narrows.
Jellyfish patches are getting big in Sinclair Inlet and Budd Inlet.
“Eyes Over Puget Sound” combines high-resolution photo observations with satellite images, en route ferry data between Seattle and Victoria BC, and measurements from our moored instruments.
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