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Citizen scientist scuba divers shed light on the impact of warming oceans on marine life

  • Written by Madeleine De Gabriele, Deputy Editor: Energy + Environment, The Conversation
imageA volunteer diver surveys marine life at Lord Howe Island.Rick Stuart-Smith/Reef Life Survey, Author provided

Rising ocean temperatures may result in worldwide change for shallow reef ecosystems, according to research published yesterday in Science Advances.

The study, based on thousands of surveys carried out by volunteer scuba divers, gives new...

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