Eel Suffers Toxic Shock From Brine Pool | Blue Planet IIby BBC Earth 5 months ago
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*Eel Gets Toxic Shock From Brine Pool - Blue Planet II*
This is an exclusive clip from the Deep episode of Blue Planet II. At the bottom of the ocean their are brine pools which have a salinity level three to eight times the usual sea level. When a Cutthroat eel gets too close it goes into toxic shock and twists and ties itself into knots, and is lucky to make it out alive.
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