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Why Are Cape Lobsters Dying?: Climate Change A Potential Factor

An analysis of the water quality at Cape Cod Bay’s ocean floor showed dangerously low levels of oxygen, which were killing the lobsters.​ …

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Volcanic eruptions that depleted ocean oxygen may have set off the Great Dying

A massive series of volcanic eruptions in Earth’s distant past left ocean creatures gasping for breath. Greenhouse gases emitted by the volcanoes dramatically lowered oxygen levels in the oceans, a de…

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“Earth 2100?” –96% of Ocean Life ‘Gasping for Oxygen’ During Great Dying

The state of the planet in the late Permian—increasing greenhouse gases in the atmosphere that create warmer temperatures on Earth—is similar to today says oceanographer Justin Penn, at the …

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Antarctica’s ‘moss forests’ are drying and dying – The Conversation AU


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Antarctica's 'moss forests' are drying and dying
The Conversation AU
The lush moss beds that grow near East Antarctica's coast are among the only plants that can withstand life on the frozen continent. But our new research shows that these slow-growing plants are changing at a far faster rate than anticipated. We began …
What's Causing Antarctica's Ocean to Heat Up? New Study Points to 2 Human SourcesInsideClimate News
Climate change kills Antarctica's ancient moss bedsBBC News
Research shows climate change is damaging Antarctica's ancient mossSiliconrepublic.com
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Dozens of manatees are dying mysteriously in southern Mexico, near oil and gas site

It added that the facilities in the area are “operating normally, without any record of a leak or spill.” But a journalist for El Universal who reported from the scene wrote that there are two Pemex o…

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Are Hurricanes to Blame for Fish Dying and ‘Dead Zones’?

“Dead zones” or areas with excessive nutrient pollution that depletes … It extends throughout the U.S. North Atlantic and Pacific Ocean basins.” The major hurricanes over the past 20 years could show an overall trend of an increase in Category 2 and …

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Are hurricanes to blame for fish dying and ‘dead zones’ appearing on NC’s coast?

It extends throughout the U.S. North Atlantic and Pacific Ocean basins.” The major hurricanes over the … Large amounts of floodwater and organic matter can lead to dead zones in the estuary, where fish and other creatures can’t live.

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4 years after Gulf oil spill, wildlife still dying – Mother Nature Network


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4 years after Gulf oil spill, wildlife still dying
Mother Nature Network
Four years after the largest oil spill in U.S. history, wildlife in the Gulf of Mexico is still struggling to recover, according to a recent National Wildlife Federation report. The report focused on 14 species affected by the spill and used data from
BP oil spill cleanup will continue, Coast Guard tells state coastal authorityThe Times-Picayune
6 Horrible Oil Spills Since Deepwater Horizon That You Probably Didn't Hear TakePart
'Active Cleanup' of Oil Spill Is Ended on Louisiana CoastNew York Times
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Gulf Oil Spill “Not Over”: Dolphins, Turtles Dying in Record Numbers – National Geographic


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Gulf Oil Spill "Not Over": Dolphins, Turtles Dying in Record Numbers
National Geographic
In particular, bottlenose dolphins and sea turtles are dying in record numbers, and the evidence is stronger than ever that their demise is connected to the spill, according to Doug Inkley, senior scientist for the National Wildlife Federation, which
Four years after BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill, Gulf species show grim signs al.com
Gulf oil spill: how wildlife is still challenged four years later (+video)Christian Science Monitor
Wildlife still suffers four years after BP oil spillPhys.Org
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Elephants dying in epic frenzy as Ivory fuels wars and profits – NDTV


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Elephants dying in epic frenzy as Ivory fuels wars and profits
NDTV
Park officials, scientists and the Congolese authorities now believe that the Ugandan military – one of the Pentagon's closest partners in Africa – killed the 22 elephants from a helicopter and spirited away more than a million dollars' worth of ivory
Organized Wildlife CrimeNew York Times


6 ways to help elephantsMother Nature Network

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