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Sea star wasting disease

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Sea star wasting disease or starfish wasting syndrome is a disease of starfish and several other ... In July 2013, populations of starfish declined rapidly on the east coast of the United States bet...

Starfish Baby Boom Brings Hope to Population Turning to Goo

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May 9, 2016 ... A new wave of juvenile starfish has managed to survive the mysterious wasting disease that had turned countless sea stars into goo.

Starfish (Sea Star) - National Geographic

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Marine scientists have undertaken the difficult task of replacing the beloved starfish's common name with sea star because, well, the starfish is not a fish. It's an ...

Starfish Facts - Softschools

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Starfish belongs to a large group of marine animals called echinoderms. They can be found in all oceans of the world. Largest populations of starfish live in the  ...

Starfish babies return in droves following massive die-off | Science ...

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May 7, 2016 ... Researchers in Oregon and Northern California are finding droves of baby starfish are returning to the shores after whole populations of the ...

Why are starfish dying off the Pacific Coast? | PBS NewsHour

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Jan 30, 2014 ... Up and down the Pacific Coast, starfish are dying by the tens of ... Mysterious epidemic devastates starfish population off the Pacific Coast.

What's killing millions of starfish on the West Coast? | McClatchy DC

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Mar 11, 2015 ... Millions of sea stars, or starfish, are dying along the West Coast ... has never been an outbreak of disease in natural populations of animals that ...

The Case of the Disintegrating Starfish | TIME.com

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Nov 5, 2013 ... Falling Stars: Starfish Dying From “Disintegrating” Disease. Populations have been decimated in recent months, and scientists are racing to find ...

Pacific Rocky Intertidal Monitoring: Trends and Synthesis

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The progression of wasting disease can be rapid, leading to death within a few days, and its effects can be devastating on sea star populations. The proximal ...

Threatened Purple Starfish Now Doing Swimmingly Thanks To ...

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Threatened Purple Starfish Now Doing Swimmingly Thanks To Population Surge. High-five! 05/12/2016 11:17 am ET. 540. Elyse Wanshel Associate Editor, ...

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Starfish Are Still Dying, But Here's Reason for Hope

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Sep 15, 2015 ... So they've shifted their efforts to monitoring sea star populations and ... disease progresses through an individual starfish after it's infected.

Scientists Find Out What Killed Millions of Starfish | TakePart

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Feb 19, 2016 ... From Alaska to Baja California, starfish populations have been decimated by sea star wasting syndrome, a disease that turns the darlings of the ...

Scientists solve mystery of West Coast starfish plague | PBS ...

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Nov 17, 2014 ... Mysterious epidemic devastates starfish population off the Pacific Coast ... Tissue samples of sick and healthy starfish were analyzed for all the ...