Corpus ID: 54779848

The influence of ocean acidification on the economic vitality of shellfish hatcheries in the Pacific Northwest: A meta-analysis.

@inproceedings{Patsos2017TheIO,
  title={The influence of ocean acidification on the economic vitality of shellfish hatcheries in the Pacific Northwest: A meta-analysis.},
  author={William Patsos},
  year={2017}
}
Ocean acidification is the chemical process that results in the decrease of ocean pH levels. This decrease is caused by the diffusion of atmospheric carbon dioxide into Earth’s oceans. In other words, Earth’s oceans act as a carbon sink for atmospheric carbon. Prior to the industrial revolution in 1760, the ocean regulated the amount of carbon in earth’s atmosphere in a manner that did not threaten marine ecosystems. However, due to the increased combustion of fossil fuels due to rapid… Expand

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 19 REFERENCES
Economic costs of ocean acidification: a look into the impacts on global shellfish production
Influence of mitigation policy on ocean acidification
...
1
2
...