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NaturePlus: News in brief: Ocean acidification damages the growth of colonial marine life

<b>A species of bryozoan transplanted to an area with increased ocean acidity has been found to grow at half the rate of those living in normal ocean</b> …

New Release! “Envisioning a Future Science Landscape” – The West Coast Ocean Acidification & Hypoxia Science Panel

About the Document<p><i>In the face of uncertainty, we need to work together in strategic and concerted ways.</i><p>Concerns are growing at multiple levels of …

Real Food Media Contest Features Oyster Men of Long Island Sound

<i>Oysters image via shtterstock. Reproduced at Resilience.org with permission.</i><p>A finalist in the Real Food Media Contest, The Oyster Men features the …

Where Are the “Hotspots” For Ocean Acidification?

By now, coastal communities are asking: “Who’ll be hit next by ocean acidification? And what can people do?” Until now, we haven’t known where …

The Fishing Industry on Acid

The economy of New Bedford, Massachusetts, ground to a halt in the 1980s after a fleet of high-tech boats fished the region’s once-plentiful cod to …

These U.S. communities are most at risk from ocean acidification

The rising acidity of the world’s oceans could devastate coastal communities around the United States over the next century, according to a new …

4 Acidic Ocean 'Hot Zones' That Threaten Oyster And Clam Populations

The heat is on shellfish, and not in a good way<p>Typically when you think of acid and shellfish, you might picture some fresh lemon juice or a light mignonette to brighten up a perfectly shucked raw oyster. But another kind of acidification is threatening the occupants of the raw bar, and the outlook …

Ocean acidification affects the flavour of shellfish, study shows

Climate change will leave a sour taste in our mouths - literally: Study shows ocean acidification affects the flavour of shellfish<p><b>Biologists put</b> …

Ocean Acidification

Where Climate Change and Shellfish Meet

A new report identifies regions where the shellfish industry is likely to get hit hardest by ocean acidification—and some ways to fight the …

How coastal communities with shellfisheries can prepare for ocean acidification

Oceans are gradually becoming warmer and more acidic as more carbon dioxide enters the atmosphere — two shifts that are altering the economic …

U.S. Shellfish Producers At Risk From Acidification

<i>A study published on Monday claims that the increased acidity of our oceans linked to climate change could impact clam and oyster producers.</i><p>Higher …

Now Our Carbon Emissions Are Threatening to Kill Off Delicious Shellfish

FoodbitchOcean Acidification could affect oysters from up north, and in our own gulf.The list of food things that could potentially be harmed by …

Climate Change

More Acidic Oceans Mean We Might Eat Less Shellfish

Ocean acidification, an effect of increased carbon in the atmosphere, could hit some coastal communities where it hurts: the shellfish.<p>Shellfish, and …

Climate Change

Oysters, clams and scallops face high risk from ocean acidification, new study finds

As oceans become more acidic, the US shellfish business is facing “high economic risk” in 15 out of 23 coastal states, according to a study published Monday in the Nature Climate Change journal. Massachusetts tops the list of states facing the highest risk, the study concluded.<p>Shelled mollusks such …

Ocean Acidification

As oceans become more acidic, fears rise in the shellfish industry

WALPOLE, Maine — Something was wrong with the larvae.<p>Bill Mook noticed the newly born oysters of his coastal hatchery often failed to thrive after …

Aquaculture