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1.Geologically the Chesapeake was under glacial pressure at one point. This compacted the earth’s crust underneath it due to isostatic depression. Today the Chesapeake Bay is slowly rising due to isostatic rebound 2.As these toxins reach the Mississippi River due to heavy rain and melting snow, they are washed into the Gulf of Mexico. Dead zones in the Gulf of Mexico can be devastating to the fishing industry. When too many nutrients (such as phosphorus and nitrogen) reach the waters in the Gulf of Mexico an algae bloom occurs. 3. Humans are the main cause of water pollution, which is triggered in many ways: by the dumping of industrial waste; due to temperature rise, that cause the alteration of water by reducing the oxygen in its composition; Or due to deforestation, which causes sediments and bacteria to appear under the soil and therefore contaminate groundwater. 4.Use water wisely. Do not keep the tap running when not in use. ... If we all do this, we
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