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Oceans cover most of the Earth’s surface and play an extremely important role in its climate as well as the water cycle, carbon cycle and other cycles. They are currently under threat from ocean acidification, global warming and eutrophication?, so any plan to save the planet must take the oceans seriously.

Azimuth Project pages

Oceans is a ‘category’ on the Azimuth Project. For a list of all pages in this category, go here. Some of the best are:


For a wide-ranging introduction to marine ecology and issues related to overfishing and global warming, see:

This reports on many discoveries made by the Global Ocean Ecosystems Dynamics project, called GLOBEC for short. It is freely available from the above link, but also available in book form.

category: oceans