Add comment on:Climate change: Elevated sea surface temps threatening marine biodiversity in Australia
Takver - Climate IMC
High sea surface temperatures (SST) of up to five degrees above normal are currently being experienced off the north-western Australian coast in a marine heatwave event. Like the extreme marine heatwave event in 2011 this will change marine ecosystems causing coral bleaching and fish mortality and impact on fisheries management and biodiversity.
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