They werent fighting any forest fires nearby were they? I know they drop that Orange fire retardant.
When worked on the UA research vessel many years ago, I have seen zoe plankton upwelling’s in Alaska waters where the sea turns red and smells like a slaughter house.
It is a weird thing to see, the surface churns into a froth with splashing life as the zoe plankton eaters feed on it, Then other creatures right up the food chain feed on each other.
The goo must have been left by liberal media members still digging for Palin Family dirt.
Did they find any Deathclaw remains in the goo? Or bottlecaps?
I still think it’s a publicity stunt by the Kivalina Jaycees.
Check with the grocery stores at Kotzebue or Point Hope. See if anyone has made any massive purchases of Cheezy Poofs recently...
That pigmentation doesn’t look like algae, too yellow and bright; if biological, it may contain some kind of fungus. A microscope picture should easily clarify that, but I guess that’s not the kind of tools everybody carry around there.
Some whales had a kegger and threw up?
Nancy Pelosi’s face deconstructed?
Google “red tide”. This has been going on for, oh, millions of years now. [roll eyes]