Our tropical reefs will die, scientists warn

To keep the world’s coral reefs alive we may have to cool tropical seas by blocking the sun’s rays above them, writes Tim Radford. Even if the world reduces carbon emissions, warming already ‘in the pipeline’ could kill 90% of the world’s coral by 2050 unless we act. Continue reading Our tropical reefs will die, scientists warn

Marine research scientist: ‘Mahogany tide’ algal bloom caused fish kill in Peconic Estuary

A fish kill of major proportions is underway in the Peconic Estuary and as marine researchers are sampling the water for further study, town officials are working to prevent it from becoming a public health hazard.

Tens of thousands of fish in the bays, Continue reading Marine research scientist: ‘Mahogany tide’ algal bloom caused fish kill in Peconic Estuary