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Utility Outages Spur Legislative Changes During Challenging Extreme Weather Events – Forbes

Utility Outages Spur Legislative Changes During Challenging Extreme Weather Events  Forbes

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Long-term data show a recent acceleration in chemical and physical changes in the ocean

New research published in Nature Communications Earth & Environment uses data from two sustained open-ocean hydrographic stations in the North Atlantic Ocean near Bermuda to demonstrate recent changes …

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Knapp update: Oil leak found, crosswalk changes coming

While preparing to remove the oil tank, Slawter and Schneider told the board, an unexpected problem was found: leaks from the oil tank, which district records indicate could date back decades. Staff …

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Ocean changes almost starved life of oxygen

Chemical changes in the oceans more than 800 million years ago almost destroyed the oxygen-rich atmosphere that paved the way for complex life on Earth, new research suggests. Then, as now, the planet …

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Changes in oxygen concentrations in our ocean can disrupt fundamental biological cycles

New research led by scientists at the University of Bristol has shown that the feedback mechanisms that were thought to keep the marine nitrogen cycle relatively stable over geological time can break …

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Increasing oxygen deficiency changes rare and moderately abundant bacterial communities in coastal soft sediments

We further investigated relationships between bacterial communities, benthic macrofauna and nutrient effluxes across the sediment-water-interface during hypoxic-anoxic stress, considering …

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As climate changes, more U.S. cities must brace for high heat, bitter cold and worse – CBS News

As climate changes, more U.S. cities must brace for high heat, bitter cold and worse  CBS News

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10 ways to make real changes this World Ocean Day

Yes, farmed land animals are the leading causes of sea pollution, species extinction, habitat destruction and ocean dead zones. Due to waste runoff, livestock operations on land have caused more than …

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Severe weather season doesn’t ‘end’ – it just changes through May and June – WHNT News 19

Severe weather season doesn’t ‘end’ – it just changes through May and June  WHNT News 19

We are still near ‘peak’ of tornado season in North Alabama and Middle Tennessee; the odds of tornado outbreak decrease significantly around here between …

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Climate change’s ‘evil twin’ Ocean Acidification (and problem stepchild, Ocean Hypoxia)

However, bad comes with the good – that water has less oxygen and tends to be acidified. Taking decades to travel to the West Coast, this water last touched the atmosphere decades earlier, when CO2 …

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