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Watch the video below to listen to Yosty wrap up her investigation with the Gulf Watch Alaska scientists.

VIDEO: Yosty's Conclusion

Yosty reviews her investigation with the Gulf Watch Alaska scientists. (1:06)

Video Transcript

By combining their different areas of expertise, the Gulf Watch scientists were able to begin solving the mystery of the dying seabirds in the Gulf of Alaska but many questions remained. The Gulf Watch team will continue working together to understand not only how the ecosystem continues to recover from the Exxon Valdez oil spill, but also how the Gulf of Alaska continues to change as a result of other types of changes, both natural and human-caused in the ocean through interactions of Earth systems.

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