Thinking Outside the Reef

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Peterson, Eric L, Beger, Maria and Richards, Zoe (2008) Thinking Outside the Reef. Science, 319 (5871). p. 1759. ISSN 0036-8075


A recent review by O. Hoegh-Guldberg et al. (“Coral reefs under rapid climate change and ocean acidification,” 14 December 2007, p. 1737) warns that ocean acidification will compromise carbonate accretion, with accelerating functional collapse of coral reef ecosystems worldwide if atmospheric CO2 rises above 500 parts per million.

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Item type Article
DOI 10.1126/science.319.5871.1759c
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Subjects Historical > Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Institute for Sustainability and Innovation (ISI)
Historical > FOR Classification > 0907 Environmental Engineering
Historical > SEO Classification > 9609 Land and Water Management
Keywords ResPubID16082, coral reef ecosystems, ocean acidification, carbonate accretion, functional collapse of reef ecosystems
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