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Coral Reefs at Risk of Dissolving as Oceans Get More Acidic: Study
Environment  (tags: coral reefs, ocean acidification, climate-change )

- 111 days ago -
"Coral reefs will transition to net dissolving before end of century," the Australian-led team of scientists wrote in the U.S. journal Science."Net dissolving" means reefs would lose more material than they gain from the growth of corals.
Ocean Acidification   video
Environment  (tags: oceans, ocean acidification, epa )

- 712 days ago -
Oceans have a critical role in protecting the Earth but are threatened by greenhouse gas emissions such as carbon dioxide. Some of the carbon dioxide emitted into the atmosphere eventually mixes with seawater and forms acid.
Coral Reefs Are Straight-Up Dissolving Now
Environment  (tags: ocean acidification, coral reefs disappearing, reefs, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, oceans, climate-change, habitatdestruction, habitat, Sustainabililty, humans )

- 778 days ago -
Ocean water is growing increasingly acidic as it absorbs the extra CO2 weâEUR(TM)re pumping into the atmosphere, and now that water is eating away at the limestone foundations of coral reefs
Tell Hawaii County to Ban Styrofoam!!! Please Sign!!!
Environment  (tags: ocean, ocean acidification, ocean pollution, ocean life, ocean health, ocean trash, marine life, styrofoam, sea turtles, Hawaii, Honolulu )

- 1466 days ago -
Why ban Styrofoam? Styrofoam contains polystyrene, which if leached into the ocean can have hazardous effects to oceanic health. It is consumed by marine and land animals, causing major hazards to animals such as the Hawaiian green sea turtles.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Our Oceans! Take Action on Ocean Acidification
Environment  (tags: ocean acidification, pollution, environment, destruction, ecosystems, oceans, conservation, protection )

- 1509 days ago -
Ocean acidification is changing the very chemical nature of our oceans, harming many important species today and threatening more in the future.
GOOD NEWS! How to Fix a Coral Reef
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, ecosystems, environment, coral reefs, fixing coral reefs, ocean acidification, world, pollution, protection, conservation, water, healthconditions, destruction, oceans )

- 1522 days ago -
Scientists find a simple solution can give new life to some of the oceans' most important ecosystems.
Corals Thriving Despite Acidified Conditions in Remote Pacific Bay
Environment  (tags: oceans, corals, ocean acidification, protection, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, nature, climate-change, pollution )

- 1576 days ago -
Scientists have discovered a small island bay in the Pacific which could serve as a peephole into the future of the ocean
Ocean Acidifying 10 Times Faster Than Anytime in the Last 55 Million Years, Putting Polar Ecosystems at Risk
Environment  (tags: ocean acidification, environment, destruction, climate-change, globalwarming, humans, healthconditions, pollution, nature, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, world, research, oceans, water )

- 1579 days ago -
An assessment of ocean acidification, presented at the UN Climate Change Conference in Warsaw in November 2013, starkly concluded that acidity is on track to rise 170 percent by the end of this century
No Safe Havens in Increasingly Acid Oceans
Environment  (tags: ocean acidification, oceans, protection, environment, climate-change, ecosystems, globalwarming, world, humans, nature, water )

- 1710 days ago -
Oil, gas and coal are contaminating the world's oceans from top to bottom, threatening the lives of more than 800 million people, a new study warns
Climate Change Driving Australian Fish South
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, biodiversity, ocean acidification, migration patterns, wildlife, nature, ecosystems, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, oceans, water, pollution, endangered, climatechange, globalwarming, globalwarming, climate )

- 2134 days ago -
Scientists have found 'striking evidence' of extensive southward migration of tropical fish and declines in other species due to climate change.
Ocean Acidification Could Disrupt Marine Food Chains
Environment  (tags: ocean acidification, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, water, oceans, politics, nature, conservation )

- 2146 days ago -
Ocean acidification caused by climate change is making it harder for creatures from clams to sea urchins to grow their shells, and the trend is likely to be felt most in polar regions, scientists said
Environment  (tags: EPA, environment, destruction, ecosystems, ocean acidification, world, protection, humans, habitat, nature, politics, oceans, pollution, animals, green )

- 2270 days ago -
It's time for the EPA to act to save our sea life! Protect our coastal ecosystems and communities from ocean acidification. If the EPA waits too long, the impacts on our oceans -- their coral reefs, fisheries and other marine life -- could be devastating
Oceans Acidifying at 'Unparalleled' Rate
Environment  (tags: oceans, pollution, humans, ocean acidification, environment, destruction, nature )

- 2303 days ago -
Scientists have warned of the risk to marine life as climate change causes the oceans to acidify at the fastest rate for 300 million years.
Rising Ocean Acidity Worst for Caribbean and Pacific
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, ocean acidification, research, nature, climate-change, water, protection, pollution )

- 2325 days ago -
The current trend of increasing ocean acidification, which threatens fisheries around the world, is driven mainly by man-made changes and is higher even than that seen at the end of the last ice age, some 11,000 years ago
Massive Oyster Die-Offs Show Ocean Acidification Has Arrived
Environment  (tags: animals, ecosystems, environment, ocean acidification, destruction, globalwarming, humans, pollution, CO2emissions, world, protection, water, research, oceans )

- 2404 days ago -
The acidification of the world's oceans from an excess of CO2 emissions has already begun, as evidenced recently by the widespread mortality of oyster larvae in the Pacific Northwest

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