Turkey says it will defeat 'sea snot' outbreak in Marmara Sea

Turkey says it will defeat 'sea snot' outbreak in Marmara Sea

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Turkey called on residents of to attend what is called 'the biggest cleanup in the sea' in Turkey that will begin on June 8 as part of efforts to defeat a plague of 'sea snot' threatening the Sea of Marmara. A thick slimy layer of the organic matter, known as marine mucilage, has spread through the sea south of Istanbul, posing a threat to marine life and the fishing industry.

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