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Re: Effects of Climate Change on the biosphere
« Reply #50 on: July 17, 2017, 09:25:14 PM »
Tasmania's fisheries cooked by record-breaking marine heatwave
Climate change was almost certainly responsible for a marine heatwave off Tasmania's east coast in 2015/16 that lasted 251 days and at its greatest extent had an area of impact seven times the size of Tasmania, according to a new study published today in Nature Communications.

The marine heat wave reduced the productivity of Tasmanian salmon fisheries, led to a rise in Blacklip abalone mortality, sparked an outbreak of Pacific Oyster Mortality Syndrome and saw new fish species move into Tasmanian waters....
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