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Ocean Acidification - "The Other CO? Problem"
This article introduces the topic of ocean acidification, defined as the increasing hydrogen ion concentration in the world's oceans due to increases in atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) arising from human activities. Included are several references to journal articles and other website for further study.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Photograph
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Biological oceanography
    • Chemical oceanography
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No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
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Copyright and other restrictions information is unknown.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-010-573
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Fred Moolten
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center