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Study Looks at How Coral Reefs are Adapting to Climate Change

5 December 2013, 5:52 pm

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Coral reefs may be able to adapt to moderate climate warming and improve their chance of surviving through the end of this century, if there are large reductions in carbon dioxide emissions. This finding along with data to suggest that corals have already adapted to part of the warming that has occurred so far is part of a study funded by NOAA.

Original article: Study Looks at How Coral Reefs are Adapting to Climate Change