Snopes on the Gulf of Mexico dead zone

Snopes discusses the claim that the photo below, which shows a body of water with two distinct colors. is a permanent location where the Mississippi River meets the Gulf Of Mexico. What follows is an excellent explanation of hypoxia in the Gulf, which is caused by nutrient pollution.

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