TITLE

Coral's Faltering Partnership

AUTHOR(S)
Margolis, Mac; De Freitas, Fernando; Bruning, Karla
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);10/16/2006 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 148 Issue 16, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article looks at the threat posed to coral reefs by the warming atmosphere. Because of the climate change, scientists says some 30% of coral reefs are already irreparably damaged, thanks mainly to rising sea-surface temperatures, which hampers the coral's ability to gather nutrients. Another 30% may be poised for collapse.
ACCESSION #
22725616

 

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