The L.A. Times is doing a great expose on the state of the world’s oceans. Take the time to read all five parts–all are crucial points to understand– if we hope to heal our oceans.
Part One: Crucial habitats are falling victim to the changing chemistry of the oceans.
Part Two: Toxic algae and bacteria are poisoning marine mammals, other sea life.
Part Three: Red tides multiply and worsen, and the winds carry their toxins ashore.
Part Four: Seaborne plastic debris pose a lethal hazard to wildlife.
Part Five: Seawater is turning acidic, threatening fish, coral and other marine life.