249: Ocean Acidification

The most serious, debilitating circumstance affecting the ocean today may be acidification, the changing pH or acid balance in the water column with devastating impacts on the marine food chain, species migration and reproduction. In this episode of World Ocean Radio, host Peter Neill will report on the recently-released 20 Facts About Ocean Acidification.

For more information and ocean acidification resources, visit Ocean Climate today. 

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Peter Neill, host of World Ocean Radio, provides coverage of a broad spectrum of ocean issues from science and education to advocacy and exemplary projects. World Ocean Radio, a project of the World Ocean Observatory, is a weekly series of brief audio essays available for syndicated use at no cost by community radio stations worldwide. Contact us "info at the W2O dot net" for more information.

Resources from this episode:

< Twenty Facts About Ocean Acidification [pdf]
< Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry Project: Ocean Acidification

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