by Katie Valentine Posted on May 29, 2014
The global fishing industry is poised to lose $17 to $41 billion by 2050 due to climate change's effects on the marine environment, according to a new report.
by Katie Valentine Posted on May 16, 2014
The study points to the need to protect and restore coral ecosystems.
by Katie Valentine Posted on May 9, 2014
West Coast oysters are some of the most at risk from climate change's effect.
by Katie Valentine Posted on April 14, 2014
The finding has serious implications for the health of the ocean ecosystem.
by Emily Atkin Posted on March 28, 2014
"It was a big surprise. We were not expecting to see rates that strong."
by Kiley Kroh Posted on February 26, 2014
Ocean acidification is being blamed for the mass shellfish die-off plaguing the West Coast.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 13, 2014
The damage to the 400-year-old coral has shocked researchers.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on January 13, 2014 Updated: January 13, 2014
All along the West Coast a strange disease is causing starfish to disintegrate.
by Judd Legum Posted on December 19, 2013 Updated: December 30, 2013
In a media environment increasingly dominated by celebrity, scandal and the political horserace, many of the most important stories receive scant coverage.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on November 14, 2013
By 2100, ocean acidification is predicted to increase by 170 percent if current rates of greenhouse gas emissions continue. More acidic water will make the oceans unlivable for about 30 percent of ocean species.