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Northern Pacific's tropical anoxic zone might shrink from climate change
August 7, 2014
A commonly held belief that global warming will diminish oxygen concentrations in the ocean looks like it may not be entirely true. According to new research published in Science magazine, just the opposite is likely the case in the eastern tropical northern Pacific Ocean, with its anoxic zone expected to shrink in coming decades because of climate change.
University of South Carolina
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