Quote of the week

“Over the next 100 years, under the worst-case ocean acidification impacts, the model’s business-as-usual scenario shows a sea scallop decline of more than 50 percent, while a scenario with proactive climate policy shows only a 13 percent reduction.”

–From a recent collaborative study by the University of Virginia, the Ocean Conservancy, the NOAA Northeast Fisheries Science Center, and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution