Massive Starfish Deaths Scientists narrow in on Sea Star Wasting Syndrome devastating the West Coast

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“VANCOUVER – Scientists are making some headway in figuring out what is killing millions of sea stars in the waters off the Pacific coast, from British Columbia to Mexico.” ………..
………… “Sunflower sea stars were the first found disintegrating on the ocean floor, but the disease has not been discerning. Morning sun, mottled, giant pink, and purple stars have suffered the highest mortality.” ……….

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