Tag: ocean health Archives - Center for Climate and Life

May 13th, 2019|

Reef-building Corals Face an Uncertain Future as Oceans Absorb More Carbon Dioxide

New research funded by the Center for Climate and Life could provide insight into the global decline of coral reefs in the 20th century.

February 6th, 2019|

Sonya Dyhrman Named Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology

The microbial oceanographer was elected a Fellow of the prestigious American Academy of Microbiology in recognition of her scientific achievement and original contributions that have advanced the field of microbiology.

August 13th, 2018|

Getting Warmer: Understanding Threats to Ocean Health

Two scientists affiliated with the Center for Climate and Life are leading research that examines some of the ways climate change affects ocean health.

March 13th, 2018|

North Atlantic Is Getting Less Salty, But It’s Too Soon to Blame Climate Change

Researchers report a sharp drop in salinity in the North Atlantic Ocean over the last decade, providing the most detailed look yet at changing ocean conditions in the region.

December 4th, 2017|

Studying Plankton Blooms in the Arabian Sea

A plankton-like species is attacking the base of the food chain in the Arabian sea, disrupting water quality and killing fish. Researchers at Lamont-Doherty are learning how to fight back.

September 21st, 2017|

How Will Climate Change Impact Ocean Health?

Three oceanographers from Lamont-Doherty discuss how changes in ocean temperatures and chemistry impact marine life and food security.