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Contact: David Malmquist
davem@vims.edu
804-684-7011
Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Urban Watershed

Caption: Urban organics may persist downstream because their more photoreactive compounds have already been degraded due to greater light exposure in urban areas, farm fields, and pastures.

Credit: Photo by David Malmquist/VIMS.

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