Discusses current predictions of global climate change a synthesizes scientific evidence of the likely impacts of global climate change on some species a ecosystems. Chapters: global climate change a the oceans: sea level rise, wind patterns, deep-ocean circulation patterns, ocean stratification a primary productivity, a natural climate variability; lessons from El Nino a decadal variation; evidence of impacts on marine life: impacts in polar regions, coral reefs, shifts in species' distribution a the fate of Pacific Salmon, seabirds a marine mammals, a disease a harmful algal blooms; conclusion; a literature cited.Discusses current predictions of global climate change aamp; synthesizes scientific evidence of the likely impacts of global climate change on some species aamp; ecosystems.
|Title||:||Turning Up the Heat|
|Author||:||Amy Mathews-Amos, Ewann Agenbroad Berntson|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 1999|