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Vista aérea de los esfuerzos de remoción de sargazo en Puerto Morelos, Quintana Roo. Credit: Rodrigo

‘It's an ecological disaster’: the sargassum crisis in Mexico

August 16, 2019

With Nelly Toche and Myriam Vidal

An algae overshadows the crystalline waters of the country's most touristy beaches and threatens local species. While the authorities discuss the urgency of the problem, scientists try to understand and adapt to the phenomenon.

(In Spanish)

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