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Ocean Acidification

OPB | Feb. 18, 2010 12:30 p.m.

The ocean is turning more acidic as CO2 emissions rise, and shellfish are struggling to survive in the more acidic sea. For those interested in learning more about what is a very complicated topic, check out the following resources; some are fairly academic, others are “plain speak”.

First Broadcast: 2010
Producer: Ed Jahn
Videographer/Editor: Todd Sonflieth

More Information
NOAA’s ocean acidification page is a compendium of lots of video, audio and other information
Our OPB Radio “Think Out Loud” program did an hour on “Our Acidic Ocean”
A series of Oregon Sea Grant Interviews with Dr. Richard Feeley about ocean acidification


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