Increase in Ocean Acidification Threatens Longevity of Shellfish and Coral

The good news is that populations of animals naturally adapt to changes in their environments—and evolutionary changes to help some species cope with ocean acidification are already underway. The bad news is that changes in oceanic pH levels might be happening too quickly for animals to adapt, threatening scores of marine species with extinction.

Source: ecowatch.com

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