Tagged: ocean warming

An ocean like no other: the Southern Ocean’s ecological richness and significance for global climate - Guest Work

Guest Author Dec 08, 2020

Ceridwen Fraser, University of Otago; Christina Hulbe, University of Otago; Craig Stevens, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research, and Huw Griffiths, British Antarctic Survey In 2018, a map named after an oceanographer went viral. The so-called Spilhaus projection, in which Earth is viewed from above the South Pole, was designed to show the connected nature of the ocean … Read More

Citizen scientist scuba divers shed light on the impact of warming oceans on marine life - Guest Work

Guest Author Oct 22, 2017

By Madeleine De Gabriele, The Conversation Rising ocean temperatures may result in worldwide change for shallow reef ecosystems, according to research published this week in Science Advances. The study, based on thousands of surveys carried out by volunteer scuba divers, gives new insights into the relationship of fish numbers to water temperatures – suggesting that warmer oceans … Read More