Subject: Fresh Water Situation

Martine Berube (martine@sbs.bangor.ac.uk)
Wed, 24 Mar 1999 15:23:08 GMT

Dear Fred,
I don't know much about limnology but your gas theory seems quite logic. I
though you might be interested in this article dealing with a quite serious
case of gas explosion in lakes off Camaroon.
http://www.biology.lsa.umich.edu/~gwk/research/nyos.html

Sincerely,
Martine


At 02.19 PM 22-03-1999 -0500, you wrote:
>Dear Expert,
>
>   The water on a local lake near me that was frozen splashed up back onto
>the ice causing lake vegetation and pieces of ice onto the once frozen lake
>forming a large 30 ft hole. Being a science teacher I knew it was not a
>meteor or a ufo as some suspected. I think it was gas under the ice that
>exploded and created this large hole.
>
>What is you opinion? Your suggestions and help is appreciated.
>
>A bunch of local divers searched the area recently but found nothing.
>
>Thanks for your help.
>
>Sincerely,
>Fred D. Iradi
>
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