NOAA: Making Waves

Making Waves is a weekly audio program bringing you the latest National Ocean Service news and information.


New Study Links Sea Foam to Unexplained Seabird Deaths and Strandings (Episode 19)

In 2007, hundreds of birds were found stranded or dead in California's Monterey Bay, coated with an unknown yellow-green substance that was eating away at the protective covering on their feathers. A new study partly funded by NOAA reveals what happened. We talk with one of the researchers involved in the effort.


 2009-03-07  10m