Source of romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak identified


Oquendo has the story the dolphin amazon river is a living legend and at the end of two thousand seventeen or first limps the world wildlife fund is on a mission to tag fifteen dolphins twelve brazil colombia bolivia studied their health and behavior the group consists of woke fishermen and scientists scientists fear pink river dolphin is to extinction due mostly to men made threats like finding hunting and deforestation waiting for them under tents is a big ship award pink dolphins can only be of the water for just under sixty minutes with the clock ticking veterinarian carlos sanchez entertain hydrate the dolphin to lower it stress as they can a physical the researchers numb its tail then take tissue and blood samples to test for mercury toxic substances and general health sciences don't know for sure how these freshwater dolphins get their pink color hypotheses include diet water quality and sunlight exposure but they do know they get pinker as they age and as quickly as it kaneohe dolphin is returned to the water dolphins are known as an indicator species highlighting the overall health of the amazon if they're doing well so is the river deforestation has been changing the water deforestation is an ongoing concern leading the tracking charge is van damme a biologist and director of up olivia an ngo to know how far they travel how far the maze trevor in the river searching for fema searching for searching for full so that his with the examination complete the tagging begins each tag full ping data back to a satellite once a day because the dorsal fin is made of collagen the dolphins pain we'll be minimal within moments the trigger is attached now there's a rush to get it right backing water and she's set free for people in the united states what do you hope that they learn it's important to have to be aware of this type of species is something global nicely locally think we need support from the global community to conserve the species now they wait in hopes this data pool shed light on how to protect this mysterious and beautiful animal your money at twenty and fifty past the hour on komo news despite attempted rally early friday stocks posted some heavy losses for the last week in june in fact the june swoon was in evidence for the entire month for the week the thirty stock dow jones industrial average gave up one and a quarter percent closing at twenty four to seventy one for the month the dow has lost almost one and a half percent the s and p five hundred ended the week with a one and a third percent loss yet was only down about six tenths of one percent for the week the sp total market index lost one point five percent last week and the tech centric nasdaq composite fared the worst giving up two and a third percent for the entire week expect higher gas prices as us crude oil gained seven percent for the week and almost thirteen percent in june ending the week at seventy four dollars and twenty five cents a barrel i'm don macdonald komo news contaminated irrigation water may have been the cause of that e coli outbreak traced to romaine lettuce us grown in the yuma arizona area the fda says samples taken from canal water in the region have identified the presence of the same e coli strain as the one and the outbreak the fda and the cdc have been collecting water soil and cow manure samples the effort killed five people and sickened more than two hundred.

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