[Coral-List] ocean acidification
douglasfennertassi at gmail.com
Sun Jul 29 05:06:40 EDT 2018
Global warming is causing 'catastrophic' damage to coral reefs, as rising
temperatures are fueling deadly algae blooms worldwide.
Ocean acidification drives community sifts towards simplified non-calcified
habitats in a subtropical-temperate transition zone.
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