Climate change shrinks marine life richness near equator: study

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  • Reuters published this video item, entitled “Climate change shrinks marine life richness near equator: study” – below is their description.

    A new study has found a strong correlation between species decline and rising temperatures. Between 1970 and 2010 sea surface temperatures in the tropics rose nearly 0.2 degree Celsius while the number of open-water species declined by about 50%.

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