COSEE Ocean Systems: News
Warming Waters May Make Antarctica Hospitable To Sharks: Potentially Disastrous Consequences
Description: It has been 40 million years since the waters around Antarctica have been warm enough to sustain populations of sharks and most fish, but they may return this century due to the effects of global warming. If they do, the impact on Antarctic ecology could be serious, according to researchers from the University of Rhode Island. [Source: ScienceDaily]
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Source: ScienceDaily
Publish Date: 2/18/2008
Reading Level: Basic
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