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Nov 14, 2017


International Business Times

Coral Reef Bleaching: How Climate Change Threatens Marine Ecosystems
International Business Times
As global temperatures rise and our oceans heat up, we can expect more and more bleaching to occur at coral reefs around the world. But what are coral reefs and why are they important? And what does it mean when scientists say they are bleaching?

Nov 10, 2017


Yale Climate Connections

Military-trained combat divers are restoring coral reefs
Yale Climate Connections
Ritterhoff: “The idea is to create this elite unit of former military-trained combat divers retooled and repurposed on a new positive mission to go out and help the planet.” Jim Ritterhoff is co-founder of Force Blue. Ritterhoff: “From the veteran side ...

Nov 6, 2017


Care2.com

Can Coral Reefs Withstand Climate Change? | Care2 Causes
Care2.com
Research has demonstrated that the world's coral reefs are suffering greatly due to climate change, but a new study suggests that some coral may be more.

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Nov 3, 2017

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Times of India

Coral reefs can adapt to climate change: Study
Times of India
LOS ANGELES: Cool-water corals can adapt to a slightly warmer ocean, but only if global greenhouse gas emissions are reduced, according to a study. Researchers at The University of California, Davis in the US found that some corals in the normally cool ...
Coral reefs can adapt to climate change, says study | The Siasat DailyThe Siasat Daily

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Oct 26, 2017


Newsy

Climate Change Could Spell Disaster for Cape Coral (VIDEO) - Newsy
Newsy
And it doesn't seem like the city is really preparing for it.

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Oct 25, 2017


City Council hears climate change vulnerability assessment - cape ...
Cape Coral Daily Breeze
The city of Cape Coral has more than 400 miles of canals and covers an area of 119 square miles. But by the year 2200, thanks to global warming, those canals ...

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BillMoyers.com

'Chasing Coral' Shows the Deadly Effect of Climate Change on Our Oceans
BillMoyers.com
This sad and stunning film, winner of this year's Sundance Film Festival audience award, is a wake up call on the state of the world's coral reefs. By Titi Yu | October 24, 2017. 'Chasing Coral' Shows the Deadly Effect of Climate Change. A before and ...

Oct 24, 2017


NEWS.com.au

Cape Coral: Swampy boom town faces climate threat - News.com.au
NEWS.com.au
BACK in the 1960s, Cape Coral was a boggy swampland with just 200 people and a couple of houses dotted along dirt roads.

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Jul 26, 2017


Popular Science

This engineer has a wild plan to save coral reefs from climate change
Popular Science
Arizona civil engineer Mo Ehsani thinks he has the answer to the global coral bleaching crisis — a pipe that delivers cool water to stressed corals. Bleaching, a consequence of climate change, is destroying some of the world's most stunning reefs.

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Jul 15, 2017


Climate Central

Countries With Coral Reefs Must Do More on Climate
Climate Central
Countries with responsibility over world heritage-listed coral reefs should adopt ambitious climate change targets, aiming to cut greenhouse gas emissions to levels that would keep global temperature increases to just 1.5°C, the UN agency responsible ...