COSEE Ocean Systems: News
Research finds fundamental marine ecosystem change during rapid climate change events
Description: Marine ecosystems - especially in nutrient-starved areas of the ocean - are very sensitive to abrupt climate change, according to new research. The scientists have used evidence from deep-sea fossils to show that there were fundamental changes in the marine ecosystem during rapid climate change events, which ultimately changed how carbon was buried in the ocean. [Source: University of Bristol]
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Source: University of Bristol
Publish Date: 1/23/2014
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