Major Climate Report Warns of Severe Damage to the World’s Oceans

Climate change is severely straining the world’s oceans, creating profound risks for coastal cities and food supplies, a U.N. report finds

Two people wading into a large body of water, backlit by the setting sun.
Two people wading into a large body of water, backlit by the setting sun.
The warming world is disrupting aquatic life and ocean patterns, with dire global consequences. Photo: Scott McIntyre for The New York Times

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