Previous Coasts and the Ocean News 2020

Rising ocean temperatures due to climate change may shrink the breathable ranges of marine animals 10-20

Atlantic Ocean is at its hottest in 2,900 years 10-13-20

Biden-Harris Will Deliver a Powerful Blue Economy 10-10-20

More than 14m tonnes of plastic believed to be at the bottom of the ocean 10-05-20

Human Activity is Increasing Severity and Frequency of Major Marine Heatwaves 09-28-20

Ocean Heat Waves Are Directly Linked to Climate Change 09-24-20

After Storms, They Built Higher. They Dread Doing It Again. 09-23-20

New Ship’s Mission: Let the Deep Sea Be Seen 09-17-20

American River Otters in North Carolina 09-15-20

Connecting Fishermen with Hungry Communities Can also Benefit Local Food Systems 09-15-20

The Arctic Is Shifting to a New Climate Because of Global Warming 09-14-20

The Scientific Case for National Monuments 09-12-20

When the Otters Vanished, Everything Else Started to Crumble 09-10-20

Rise in sea level from ice melt in Greenland and Antarctica match worst-case scenario: study 09-09-20

Ocean warming has seafloor species headed in the wrong direction 09-07-20

‘The World That Darwin Never Saw’: Scientists Discover 30 New Marine Species in the Galapagos 09-05-20

Plastics Are Messing with Fish Physiology 09-02-20

Duke researchers: We must protect meat packing workers to combat community spread of COVID-19? 08-31-20

Love of Coast Set Professor’s Career Path 08-31-20

Offshore Oil and Gas Industry Challenged By Lawsuits and Bankruptcies 08-30-20

51 Years Later, the Cuyahoga River Burns Again 08-28-20

NC Appeals NOAA’s Seismic Testing Decision 08-26-20

Bird Care Continues at Cape Amid Lockdown 08-26-20

UNCW Researchers Spawn Endangered Coral 08-25-20

What Have We Done to the Whale? 08-24-20

Are Forever Chemicals Harming Ocean Life? 08-24-20

Miami-Dade wants mangroves and islands as storm protection instead of 10-foot walls 08-21-20

Some California cities think they’re safe from sea level rise. They’re not, new data show 08-17-20

Covid Killed New York’s Coastal Resilience Bill, and People of Color Could Bear Much of the Cost 08-16-20

Treasure and Turmoil in the Deep Sea 08-14-20

New Study Finds Reef Shark Populations Declining More Globally Than Previously Known 08-13-20

Pacific walruses are again gathering much earlier than usual at Alaska Chukchi beach sites 08-13-20

Could Fish Kill In Biscayne Bay Be A Sign Of Worsening Pollution? 08-12-20

Marine Heat Waves Are Becoming More Common and Intense. What Can We Do to Minimize Harm? 08-11-20

A New Plastic Wave is Coming to Our Shores Summer 2020

Marine Heat Waves Are Becoming More Common and Intense. What Can We Do to Minimize Harm? 08-11-20

Global warming threatens Atlantic puffin recovery in Maine 08-11-20

Stranded whales and dolphins offer a snapshot of ocean contamination 08-10-20

Sharks: Imperiled, Maligned, Fascinating 08-09-20

Taking off our masks, figuratively 08-07-20

The Ocean’s 12 Megaprovinces 08-05-20

Federal Court Rules Federal Government Cannot Allow Fish Farms in the Gulf of Mexico 08-05-20

Great American Outdoors Act Becomes Law 08-04-20

Hot ocean waters along East Coast are drawing in ‘weird’ fish and supercharging hurricane season 07-31-20

The disappearance of Arctic sea ice due to climate change could lead to increased ocean noise 07-30-20

Hundreds of Toxic Superfund Sites Imperiled by Sea-Level Rise, Study Warns 07-28-20

Pandemic Crimps Global Ocean and Climate Monitoring 07-25-20

Proteus Unveiled: Fabien Cousteau’s Underwater ‘Space Station’ Could Revolutionize Ocean Research 07-24-20

Scientists to Explore Mysterious Blue Hole off Florida 07-24-20

Sophisticated Social Networks Exist Among Beluga Whales, Study Finds 07-22-20

Sediment plumes from deep-sea mining could pollute vast swaths of the ocean, scientists say 07-20-20

‘Essential’ But Unprotected: How the United States Fails Its Most Important Fish Habitats 07-20-20

How a Blue New Deal charts a course for a sustainable sea change 07-20-20

Ocean Justice: Where Social Equity and the Climate Fight Intersect 07-16-20

With Sea Level Rise, High-tide Flooding Spikes Along U.S. Coasts 07-15-20

How your car sheds microplastics into the ocean thousands of miles away 07-15-20

First U.S. Offshore Wind Farm In Federal Waters Completed, Ready to Spin 06-30-20

Sea-level Rise Likely to Swallow Many Coastal Mangrove Forests 06-10-20

 Audubon Challenges CBRA Sand Mining Rule 07-14-20

Hearing the under-sea whispers of a warming climate 07-13-20

The House Select Committee’s “Blueprint” for Solving the Climate Crisis 07-10-20

Ocean Scientists Create Global Network to Help Save Biodiversity 07-10-20

Northern Right Whales Are on the Brink, and Trump Could Be Their Last Hope 07-09-20

New Red Algae Are Threatening Hawaii’s Coral Reefs, Scientists Say 07-08-20

Can New England’s Cod Fishing Industry Survive? 07-03-20

 Climate Change Will Make World Too Hot For 60 per cent of Fish Species 07-02-20

New Data Reveals Hidden Flood Risk Across America 06-29-20

Toxic mercury pollution found in the ocean’s deepest point 06-28-20

Fishermen Hope for Change as the Seafood Industry Faces a Crisis 06-25-20

The Deep Sea Could Hold the Key to a Renewable Future. Is it Worth the Costs? 06-17-20

Sea-level Rise Likely to Swallow Many Coastal Mangrove Forests 06-10-20

An Unexpected Dinner Guest: Marine Plastic Pollution Hides a Neurological Toxin in Our Food 06-07-20

The Sea’s Weirdest Creatures, Now in ‘Staggering’ Detail 06-05-20

Trump Lifts Limits on Commercial Fishing at Ocean Sanctuary off New England 06-05-20

A Wave of Plastic 05-19-20

Marine Wildlife Populations Have Halved in the Last 40 Years, Report Finds 09-16-15