Olympic nightmare: Algae choking large stretches of the coastline and threatening to impede the Olympic sailing regatta

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Date: July 1st, 2008

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BEIJING, China – With less than six weeks before it plays host to the Olympic sailing regatta, the city of Qingdao has mobilized thousands of people and an armada of small boats to clean up an algae bloom that is choking large stretches of the coastline and threatening to impede the Olympic competition. Local officials have initiated an all-out effort to clean up the algae by mid-July. More… Discount Magazine SubscriptionsDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceHer Room
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3 Responses to “Olympic nightmare: Algae choking large stretches of the coastline and threatening to impede the Olympic sailing regatta”

  1. Anonymous Says:

    It was a big mistake to have the Olympics in China – nothing but problems.

  2. Ankharan Says:

    2 million people forcibly displaced for the Olympics and counting. Don’t see that in the news do ya…

  3. Ryan Says:

    No, but it is there country. If that country wants to treat there citizens like crap, and they are unwilling to do anything about it. As long as they leave us alone. I’m fine with it. I don’t like it, but we have are own stuff to deal with. Unless China is thinking about joining the US anytime soon….

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