marine life

Living the Scientific Life (Scientist, Interrupted)

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tags:, climate change, global warming, oceanic dead zones, west coast, North America, Oregon state, Washington state Millions of dead crabs are washing up onto Oregon and Washington state beaches from the offshore “dead zone”. Ever since it was first noticed by crab fishermen who hauled up hundreds of dead and dying crabs in 2002,…

International Year of the Reef

tags: coral reef, marine life, endangered species, Image of the Day Seventeen countries have marked 2008 as the International Year of the Reef, a worldwide campaign to raise awareness about the importance of coral reefs and to motivate action to protect them. Image: S. Zumbrunn, Conservation International. [larger size].