Ocean Dead Zones Multiplying Rapidly, Threatening Food Source For Hundreds Of Millions

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Jan 212018
 

An ocean dead zone is an area where there is not enough oxygen dissolved in the water to allow aquatic creatures to breath. To put it in perspective, imagine a person locked in a sealed chamber in which the level of oxygen is slowly but steadily decreased …

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The ocean ‘is losing its breath’: Number of ‘dead zones’ with no oxygen in open seas has quadrupled in just half a century due to global warming

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Jan 162018
 

Climate change is starving the Earth’s oceans of oxygen, endangering marine wildlife across the globe, research has found. The number of open ocean ‘dead zones’ – areas with no oxygen in which animal life suffocates and dies – has quadrupled in just 50 …

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Ocean ‘dead zones’ have quadrupled because of climate change

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Jan 112018
 

Researchers warned in a new study that oxygen-starved ocean “dead zones,” where animals and plants are struggling to survive, have increased fourfold may not be reversible. Growing “dead zones” are a symptom of climate change according the study …

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Climate Change Has Quadrupled Ocean ‘Dead Zones,’ Researchers Warn

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Jan 062018
 

The size of oxygen-starved ocean “dead zones,” where plants and animals struggle to survive, has increased fourfold around the world, according to a new scientific analysis. The growth of the zones is yet another consequence of global warming …

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SPV to undo environmental damage to mining zones

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Jan 172013
 

The Karnataka government has proposed to incorporate a special purpose vehicle (SPV) to formulate and implement projects under the Comprehensive Environment Plan for Mining Impact Zone (CEPMIZ). The Supreme Court, on the recommendations of the Central Empowered Committee (CEC), had directed the state government to form the SPV.
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