Ted Williams's Blog Archive April, 2013

Not So Clean Water

Last week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released the results of the first comprehensive survey of the health of thousands of stream and river miles across the country, finding that more than half – 55% – are in poor condition for aquatic life.

Putting Larval Cobia To The Acid Test

MIAMI – April 2, 2013 – Ocean acidification, which occurs as CO2 is absorbed by the world’s oceans, is a source of concern for marine scientists worldwide. Studies on coral, mollusks, and other ocean denizens are helping to paint a picture of what the future might entail for specific species, should carbon emissions continue to increase.