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The Need To Breathe: Sharks Vs Low-Oxygen Habitats

… shows that sharks spend considerable time in the upper water levels of the ocean, driven by both physical and ecological needs such as preferred temperature, oxygen concentration, light levels, …

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Oysters in peril as warming climate alters the water in their habitats

Even moderate changes in water temperature, acidity and dissolved oxygen make it harder for native and commercial oysters to grow their calcium-based shells, a situation that does not bode well for …

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A warming Antarctica will create new animal habitats. That could lead to some epic competition. – Washington Post


Washington Post

A warming Antarctica will create new animal habitats. That could lead to some epic competition.
Washington Post
As climate change continues to cause massive melting and ice loss in Antarctica, new habitats may begin to open up for wildlife across the thawing continent, scientists reported Wednesday. But while that may sound like a boon for plants, microbes
Antarctica's ice-free areas to increase by up to a quarter by 2100 …The Guardian
Antarctica: Decline in biodiversity expected as climate change leads to growing ice-free areasABC Online
Ice-free areas of Antarctica to increase by 2100: studyLivemint
The Conversation AU –Newsweek
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