Ocean Acidification- More than just a sour taste (pt.3)

Ocean acidification is a feedback mechanism, affected by a change in atmospheric CO2 levels. As such, reducing the amount of atmospheric CO2 will then reduce the amount of carbonic acid in the oceans, and there’s not really any other way to fix this issue globally. How can we achieve this? Well, Limiting deforestation and the … More Ocean Acidification- More than just a sour taste (pt.3)

Ocean Acidification: More than just a sour taste (pt.2)

Acidification of our oceans is having, and will have, many impacts on marine ecosystems and processes. As mentioned at the end of part 1, excess atmospheric carbon dioxide moves into the ocean to restore the equilibrium, or balance, between the two. This occurs through a reaction that forms carbonic acid, as seen below, the Hydrogen … More Ocean Acidification: More than just a sour taste (pt.2)