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What Pollution Looks Like

March 13th fish kill in the Rodrigo de Freitas lagoon. Photo REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

Rowers take your mark! This lagoon will be the site of the rowing competition at the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Summer Olympics, but yesterday this was the scene, as thousands of fish died and had to be removed after oxygen levels in the water plummeted due to heavy pollution.

Learn about what Oceana is doing to combat pollution in the ocean and what you can do to help.

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