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Researchers Assess Radioactivity Released to the Ocean From the Fukushima Nuclear Facility


December 6, 2011

Ken Buesseler inspect a water sampling rosette The impact on the ocean of releases of radioactivity from the Fukushima nuclear power plants remains unclear. But a new study by U.S. and Japanese researchers analyzes the levels of radioactivity discharged from the facility in the first four months after the accident and draws some basic conclusions about the history of contaminant releases to the ocean. Full Story

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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

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