Kelp

A graduate student in the marine biology program at Cal State Long Beach collects kelp in the waters off of Long Beach during Kelp Watch 2014’s initial collection of samples. (Photo credit: David J. Nelson/Cal State Long Beach)

Study Finds No Evidence Of ‘Ocean-Borne’ Fukushima Radiation Along West Coast

The West Coast shoreline shows no signs of ocean-borne radiation from Japan’s Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster, scientists said Wednesday.

05/07/2014

(credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Study To Monitor SoCal Kelp For Fukushima Radiation

Scientists will begin testing local kelp beds later this month for radioactive contamination that may have drifted east from Japan’s Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster in 2011.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/05/2014

(credit:  David McNew/Getty Images)

Trace Levels Of Radiation Found In Seaweed Along Southern Calif. Coast

Marine life along the California coast may have trace amounts of radiation resulting from last year’s nuclear disaster in Japan.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/09/2012

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