IAP Statement on Ocean Acidification ...

Ocean acidification is expected to cause massive corrosion of our coral reefs and dramatic changes in the makeup of the biodiversity of our oceans and to have significant implications for food production and the livelihoods of millions of people...

The warning is made in a joint statement published on 1 June 2009, by the InterAcademy Panel on International Issues (IAP). 70 national science academies signed the statement.

IAP Statement

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