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Warming water could be killing off Puget Sound kelp beds, scientists fear

Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019.   Healthy Bull Kelp blades shot underwater at kelp bed just off of Point Defiance Park near Tacoma.   211454

In portions of Puget Sound, canopies of bull kelp — the "base of the food web" — are vanishing, and scientists fear the consequences to local ecosystems.

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