Nancy Knowlton: Coral Reefs and Climate Change
|Level: Introductory Speaker: Nancy Knowlton Length: 16:33 min|
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Dr. Knowlton has spent over 30 years studying coral reefs. In her talk, she describes the devastating effects of increasing ocean temperature and acidification, both due to increased atmospheric CO2 levels, on coral reefs around the world. She explains that short term, local action and long term, global efforts are needed to halt the coral reef crisis.