What is the impact of an increase in anthropogenic carbon dioxide in the northeast Pacific Ocean?
Adapted from: The Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Retrieved from: http://esciencenews.com/articles/2016/09/07/study.finds.increased.ocean.acidification.due.human.activities
Ocean waters in the northeast Pacific are now more polluted than the Atlantic.
Ocean temperatures have increased by 0.002 degrees.
Ocean waters have become more acidic and there is less aragonite for marine species’ shells.
The pH level has increased, leading to dangerous levels for marine species.
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