PBS NewsHour Coral Reefs Die as Ocean Temperatures Rise, Water Acidifies
Endangered Coral Reefs Die as Ocean Temperatures Rise and Water Turns Acidic Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: Coral Reefs Die as Ocean Temperatures Rise, Water Acidifies
In addition to negative consequences caused by overfishing and pollution, coral reefs face another major existential threat: increased acidity from warming oceans. Hari Sreenivasan reports from Florida about the dire outlook for coral reefs, as well as efforts and research to try and save them.
Premiere Date: 12/05/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E