3 Tragic Consequences of Global Warming on Ocean Biodiversity

How marine life is affected by ocean warming, acidification, and deoxygenation

Dr. Erlijn van Genuchten
The Environment
Published in
6 min readJun 5, 2023

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Picture of a beautiful coral reef
A huge number of species live in our oceans and are affected by climate change (credit: Irina Markova on Shutterstock)

Credit: This article is based on the scientific article “Climate change-accelerated ocean biodiversity loss & associated planetary health impacts” by Byomkesh Talukder, Nilanjana Ganguli, Richard Matthew, Gary W. vanLoon, Keith W

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Dr. Erlijn van Genuchten
The Environment

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