If at first you don’t succeed, flush flush again

Ship flushing ballast tank

Read the full story at Anthropocene Magazine.

After decades of failure, the tide has finally turned in the battle against invasive species in the Great Lakes. Scientists say the main reason is mandatory saltwater flushing of ship ballast tanks.

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