We are in a weakening La Niña, coastal downwelling has lessened, and we are getting out of a cold and wet stretch. Hurray!
In March, rivers have almost returned to normal and carry clear water. It’s a good time to go diving if you don’t mind cold.
The productive season has only started in some places, and patches of jellyfish are visible. Have a look at this edition, and marvel about the secrets of the dead, mysterious sediment clouds, and the oil sheen spotted near Lummi Bay.