COSEE Ocean Systems: News
Ocean's most oxygen-deprived zones to shrink under climate change
Description: As the complex story of climate change unfolds, many of the endings are grim. But there are exceptions. Predictions that the lowest-oxygen environments in the ocean would get worse may not come to pass. Instead research shows climate change, as it weakens the trade winds, could shrink the size of these extreme low-oxygen waters. [Source: University of Washington]
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Source: University of Washington
Publish Date: 8/7/2014
Reading Level: Basic
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