Coral reefs ‘will be overwhelmed by rising oceans’ — Repeating Islands

The Guardian quotes a scientific study (published in Nature) that finds that fragile marine ecosystems cannot grow fast enough to keep pace with sea levels. Scientists have uncovered a new threat to the world’s endangered coral reefs. They have found that most are incapable of growing quickly enough to compensate for rising sea levels triggered […]

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