Post Profile






New wave of TV cartoons urge children to save seas

Coral reefs may be dying off at an alarming rate and pollution and overfishing emptying the seas. But fear not. Help is at hand in the form of a new wave of cartoon superheroes determined to save the oceans.
read more

share

Related Posts


Coral reefs fall victim to overfishing, pollution, ocean warming

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

HOUSTON -- (June 7, 2016) -- One of the longest and largest studies of coral reef health ever undertaken finds that corals are declining worldwide because a variety of threats -- overfishing, nutrient pollution and pathogenic diseas...

Endangered coral reefs die as ocean temperatures rise and water turns acidic (video)

Biology / Marine Biology : Ocean Acidification

In addition to negative consequences caused by overfishing and pollution, coral reefs face another major existential threat: increased acidity from warming oceans. Hari Sreenivasan reports from Florida about the dire outlook for cor...

Taking fears of acid oceans with a grain of salt

Biology / Marine Biology : Ocean Acidification

Coral reefs around the world are suffering badly from overfishing and various forms of pollution. Yet many experts argue that the greatest threat to them is the acidification of the oceans from the dissolving of man-made carbon diox...

Coral reefs fall victim to overfishing, pollution aggravated by ocean warming

Academics / General Science : ScienceDaily: Science Society

Coral reefs are declining around the world because a combination of factors -- overfishing, nutrient pollution, and pathogenic disease -- ultimately become deadly in the face of higher ocean temperatures, researchers have concluded....

Avoiding coral reef functional collapse requires local and global action

Biology / Marine Biology : Ocean Acidification

Coral reefs face multiple anthropogenic threats, from pollution and overfishing to the dual effects of greenhouse gas emissions: rising sea temperature and ocean acidification [1]. While the abundance of coral has declined in recent...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC