Focus on: Ocean acidification in Washington’s waters
Focus on: Ocean acidification in Washington’s waters (Number of pages: 2) (Publication Size: 125KB)
|Description||Ocean acidification is an emerging problem caused primarily by carbon from the atmosphere, and it poses a threat to Washington’s economy, marine ecosystem and quality of life.
With the shellfish, fishing, and tourism industries, ocean ecosystem and cultural resources at risk, Gov. Gregoire appointed in early 2012 a Blue Ribbon Panel to study ocean acidification, making ours the first state in the nation to study this issue in depth.
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|Keywords||greenhouse gas, ocean acidification, ocean, shellfish, shellfish bed|
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