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What are the causes of red tide?
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According to enotes red tide is a condition where the sea appears to be a reddish-brown color.
"This rusty-red discoloration is caused by an exploding population of tiny single-celled microorganisms called dinoflagellates, which are usually found in ocean water, but occasionally in lakes and rivers as well."
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Posted by amy-lepore on September 29, 2008 at 12:34 AM (Answer #1)
Red tide is actaullly a result of algal bloom..Also anthropogenic factors like pollution and natural factors cause red tides!
Posted by ronald75 on September 30, 2008 at 7:23 PM (Answer #2)
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