Human impacts on marine ecosystems

Human activities affect marine ecosystems as a result of pollution, overfishing, the introduction of invasive species, and acidification, which all impact on the marine food web and may lead to largely unknown consequences for the biodiversity and survival of marine life forms.

News for topic: Human impacts on marine ecosystems

24.08.2016

Ocean Acidification threatens cod recruitment in the Atlantic

International team of researchers led by GEOMAR finds increased larvae mortality

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09.08.2016

Rising water temperatures and acidification affect important plankton organism

First laboratory study reveals effects of two environmental factors on copepods

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08.08.2016

Double whammy for important Baltic seaweed

Environmental impacts must be considered in combination

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