Plastic straws are not a big threat to sea turtles, but climate change, commercial fishing, and poaching certainly pose major challenges.
A relative of the manatee, dugongs are listed as vulnerable by the IUCN. Could climate change and commercial fishing help explain why?
This temporary process could protect the reef from further bleaching, so it's no wonder scientists are already on cloud nine!
How do we protect this 56 billion dollar Natural Wonder of the World from climate change, coastal development, and invasive species?
As an apex predator, the decline in sharks due to overfishing and climate change has massive ramifications for marine ecosystems.