Coral reefs ‘will be overwhelmed by rising oceans’

Scientists have uncovered a new threat to the world’s endangered coral reefs. They have found that most are incapable of growing quickly enough to compensate for rising sea levels triggered by global warming.

The Guardian

Last updated on 25 June 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Australia
Region: 
Oceania
Threats: 
Sea level rise
CMS tags: 
biosphere reserve
sea level rise
marine resources conservation