Marine Wildlife Are Dying From ‘Long-Term, Chronic Exposure To Radionuclide-Contaminated Water’ From Fukushima

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By Julie Wilson – Natural News

(NaturalNews) A new study published in the Aug. 2014 journal Ecological Indicators explores the effects that Fukushima’s nuclear accident is having on marine life, an issue that the public and scientists have pondered and worried about since the meltdown occurred in 2011.

Three and a half years have passed since a 15-meter tsunami, triggered by a major earthquake, dismantled the power supply, causing the meltdown of three of Fukushima’s Daiichi reactors in Japan. The “double quake,” which measured 9.0 on the Richter scale, shook the Japanese mainland for a solid three minutes, releasing radioactive material into the air, reaching as far as the U.S. West Coast, and possibly beyond.

Continue reading at Natural News: Marine Wildlife Are Dying From ‘Long-Term, Chronic Exposure To Radionuclide-Contaminated Water’ From Fukushima

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