Ocean life on the brink of mass extinctions: study – Yahoo! News

Yet another reason to not eat fish…

OSLO (Reuters) – Life in the oceans is at imminent risk of the worst spate of extinctions in millions of years due to threats such as climate change and over-fishing, a study showed on Tuesday.

Time was running short to counter hazards such as a collapse of coral reefs or a spread of low-oxygen “dead zones,” according to the study led by the International Programme on the State of the Ocean (IPSO).

via Ocean life on the brink of mass extinctions: study – Yahoo! News.

If our oceans die, Earth won’t be as nice to live on as it has been.

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