Climate Change: Oceans – Coral Reefs


Just What Does Climate Change Mean for Coral Reefs?

Coral bleaching is a serious threat to coral reefs and climate change seems to be adding to this potential threat. However, there seems to be some confusion as to just what is happening with coral reefs and the impact of climate change on them. The two articles below illustrate this point.

See also:
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/12/can-corals-toughen-up-after-a-warming-crisis/
http://www.redorbit.com/news/science/1112491613/coral-reefs-may-be-adapting-to-global-warming/

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