Dead zones may threaten coral reefs worldwide

Photograph: © SAF — Coastal Care


Dead zones affect dozens of coral reefs around the world and threaten hundreds more according to a new study.

Watching a massive coral reef die-off on the Caribbean coast of Panama, they suspected it was caused by a dead zone – a low-oxygen area that snuffs out marine life – rather than by ocean warming or acidification…

Read Full Article, Science Daily (03-21-2017)

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