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Latest news on ocean acidification

Parliamentary Science and Technology Committee Inquiry into Ocean Acidification 28 February 2017
What has the UK Ocean Acidification research programme (UKOA) told us? Summary of findings and recommendations. 24 February 2017
Nature Climate Change paper: Increase in acidifying water in the western Arctic Ocean 23 February 2017
Guardian article on the ocean's absorption of carbon dioxide 16 February 2017
Nature Communications paper: Regional adaptation defines sensitivity to future OA 09 January 2017
Article in The Conversation by Dr Phil Williamson on responsible reporting of science 06 January 2017
ICES Journal of Marine Science paper on OA and parasites 23 September 2016
US Environmental Protection Agency's Ocean Acidity summary 31 August 2016
BBC article on the impact of OA on fish spawning 28 July 2016
BBC report on the effect of OA on fish spawing 27 July 2016
Video article on the impact of OA on the reproduction of wild fish 26 July 2016
Blue Ocean video wins gold at Deauville Green Awards 20 June 2016
An article by Prof. Jason Hall-Spencer for Save Our Seas 11 June 2016
Editorials in UK newspapers relating to climate change and energy 28 April 2016
Ocean Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) 25 April 2016
Media coverage following the publication of the ICES Journal of Marine Science special edition on ocean acidification 07 March 2016
Expert analysis of Times article relating to the carbon threat to marine life (Climate Feedback) 01 March 2016
Expert response to interview with Matt Ridley (best viewed in Chrome) 07 December 2015
BBC interview with Prof. Jason Hall-Spencer demonstrating the effects of ocean acidification 30 November 2015
Research suggests marine invasive species benefit from rising CO2 levels 06 November 2015
Latest Ocean Acidification Report from Global Ocean Health 06 November 2015
Royal Society video of UKOA's Dr Helen Findlay entitled Ocean acidification: de-gassing the myths 12 October 2015
New report from OAiRUG - Acting on Ocean Acidification: Improving prospects by planning ahead 06 October 2015
Prof. Jason Hall-Spence and PhD student Rohan Allen outline the key findings of their soon to be published paper "The impact of ocean acidification on 'nuisance' species". 30 September 2015
Royal Society Biology Letters publication: Ocean acidification bends the mermaid's wineglass 29 September 2015
Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations (IDDRI) Policy Brief No 4/2015: Intertwined ocean and climate - implications for international climate negotiations. Authors include Dr Carol Turley 15 September 2015
Ocean acidification bends the mermaid's wineglass 09 September 2015
Ocean acidification shakes the foundation of cold-water coral reefs 19 August 2015
Media release from the KOSMOS 2015 experiment: Tracking winners and losers of ocean acidification 21 July 2015
Article in The New York Times about what oysters can tell us about how the sea is changing 21 July 2015
XPRIZE winner announced 21 July 2015
UKOA finale meeting a great success 07 July 2015
The World This Week speak to Dr Carol Turley about the impact of CO2 emissions on the oceans. 06 July 2015
Ocean scientists give stark warning to governments ahead of Paris climate negotiations. 03 July 2015
Special Issue of Oceanography on Emerging Themes in Ocean Acidification Science 30 June 2015
Monaco Ocean Acidification Action Plan launched on World Oceans Day 09 June 2015
Ocean Initiative 2015 Project launch short film during World Ocean Day on key threats to the ocean 09 June 2015
Feature article with Dr Richard Feely on the development of ocean acidification research, with contribution from UKOA's Dr Carol Turley (EarthZine) 29 May 2015
Guardian article on shrinking shellfish in response to rising coarbon dioxide levels, with Prof Jason Hall-Spencer 16 May 2015
UKOA scientist urges protection of the oceans through G7 statement 01 May 2015
Rising carbon dioxide levels stunt sea shell growth 21 April 2015
Ocean acidification: what’s it all about? 16 April 2015
The Global Calculator: understanding our choices for future climate and ocean acidification 15 April 2015
Guidelines for reporting ocean acidification data in scientific journals 02 April 2015
Ocean acidification: how will marine life cope? Article by Prof. Jason Hall-Spencer in Planet Earth 17 March 2015
Final report of the Joint OSPAR/ICES Ocean Acidification Study Group (SGOA) to OSPAR 16 March 2015
Interesting videos from the BBC on climate change by numbers 02 March 2015
Article in Climate Central with comment from Dr Phil Williamson 23 February 2015
Blog post on a new satellite highlighting areas of the ocean at most risk from ocean acidification (The Carbon Brief) 17 February 2015
Acidity on the Half Shell: Ocean Acidification Expert Forum being held on 17th February 2015 and the University of Victoria (Canada) 11 February 2015
Marine ecosystems at risk from multiple, interating pressures 05 February 2015
Biscuits help resolve climate change controversy 28 January 2015
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change 20th Conference of Parties: Report 14 January 2015
World Symposium on Climate Change Adaptation to be held on 2nd-5th September 2015 in Manchester (UK) 05 January 2015
Field investigation of ocean acidification effects in northwest European seas. Biogeosciences Special Issue from UKOA's Sea Surface Consortium 19 December 2014
Triple trouble in Peru 16 December 2014
Ocean pressures presented in Peru 28 November 2014
Majority of UK public unaware of growing threat that ocean acidification poses to the marine world - Public Perceptions of Ocean Acidification Survey published today 13 November 2014
Herring organs damaged by acidified seawater 31 October 2014
BBC article interviewing Sir Mark Walport and UKOA scientist Ceri Lewis on ocean acidification 28 October 2014
The United Nations create a climate change message as tall as a skyscraper 28 October 2014
Fusion in cold-water corals: building the framework for success 28 October 2014
The Global Ocean Acidification Observing Network (GOA-ON) has launched a new website 15 October 2014
Article from Inter Press Service News Agency on the impact of ocean acidification on fish dependant nations 10 October 2014
Getting to the heart of the matter: Communicating Ocean Acidification. Side event at the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity Twelfth meeting (Pyeongchang, Republic of Korea, 6–17 October 2014) 09 October 2014
Press launch webcast of the "Updated Synthesis of the Impacts of Ocean Acidification on Marine Biodiversity", on behalf of the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity 08 October 2014
Ocean acidification: yes, it’s serious 08 October 2014
A lesson from the past: Greenhouse gas release caused 40°C ocean 11 September 2014
Dog whelks affected by biological “inflation” 18 August 2014
Updated version of “No Shell Blues”. Winner of the Dialogue Earth Ocean Acidification Video Contest 07 August 2014
Testing the Water: acidification in the Mediterranean. Video from the EU's MedSeA science project 06 August 2014
Robot Sub Discovers Deep-Sea Corals on the Hebrides Terrace Seamount. Article in AZoCleantech 06 August 2014
A rare view of Britain's largest underwater mountain. Article in The Independent 04 August 2014
Environmental variability and biodiversity of megabenthos on the Hebrides Terrace Seamount (Northeast Atlantic). Paper in Scientific Reports including UKOA scientists 04 August 2014
New corals discovered on UKs highest underwater mountain. News from Heriot Watt on the Changing Oceans Expedition 04 August 2014
UK's deep sea mountain life filmed. BBC report on the Changing Oceans Expedition 04 August 2014
Article in OnEarth about how ocean acidifcation could cause sharks to lose weight 29 July 2014
News story in Chemistry World on the acidification of the ocean through carbon dioxide produced by human activity, interviewing UKOA scientist Dr Carol Turley 29 July 2014
US-led summit on ocean exceeds expectations – and may deliver more 02 July 2014
BBC Newsnight covers CO2 volcanic vents in Papua New Guinea 27 June 2014
MedSeA Study: Acidification And Warming Threaten Mediterranean Sea (Science 2.0 article) 18 June 2014
New ocean acidification animation launched 17 June 2014
Website for the 'Our Ocean' conference hosted by the US Department of State 13 June 2014
UKOA scientists invited to Washington 10 June 2014
Kerry to host conference on overfishing, pollution and other threats to oceans (article by Washington Post) 22 April 2014
Scientists warn ocean food supply may be impacted by rising CO2 (NBC reports on ocean acidification, with Prof. Jason Hall-Spencer) 06 April 2014
Ocean acidification in the Working Group II contribution to the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report 31 March 2014
Ocean risk highlighted in new Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report 31 March 2014
New online resource on ocean acidification launched, run by the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGBP) 28 March 2014
New resource for scientists introducing ocean acidification to a wider audience 07 March 2014
Marine Climate Change Impacts Partnership (MCCIP) Science Review: Impacts of ocean acidification. Supported and contributed by UKOA scientists 06 March 2014
Ocean acidification impairs vermetid reef recruitment. Paper in Scientific Reports, a primary research publication from the publishers of Nature covering all areas of the natural sciences. Contribution by UKOA scientist Prof. Jason Hall-Spencer 28 February 2014
Acid trap: Earth’s oceans are beginning to warm and turn acidic, endangering plankton and the entire marine food chain. Article in AEON magazine 18 February 2014
Biogeosciences-Discuss Special Issue manuscript entitled "Field investigation of ocean acidification effects in northwest European seas", edited by UKOA scientists Prof. Eric Achterberg and Prof. Toby Tyrrell with Dr Jean-Pierre Gattuso, now available online 18 February 2014
Meeting the eye-witnesses of ocean change: scientists team up with fishing industry, government agencies and tourism sector to model socio-economic impacts of ocean acidification 12 February 2014
Ocean acidification and warming in the Norwegian and Barents Seas: impacts on marine ecosystems and human uses. A report synthesizing the results from interviews and a workshop with stakeholders in Norway about the impacts of climate change and ocean acidification on marine ecosystems and ecosystem services 10 February 2014
Shallow Water Marine Sediment Bacterial Community Shifts Along a Natural CO2 Gradient in the Mediterranean Sea Off Vulcano, Italy. Paper published in Microbial Ecology involving UKOA scientist Prof. Jason Hall-Spencer 04 February 2014
Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) video on ocean acidification presented by Dr Carol Turley 31 January 2014
GEO-X Ministerial Summit (Geneva) image slideshow 18 January 2014
An interactive ocean aragonite satuation Story Map Tour from the Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) 14 January 2014
An interactive Ocean Acidification Story Map Tour from the Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) 14 January 2014
The Future of Earth Observation – GEO-X blog, featuring Dr Carol Turley 10 January 2014
Educational resources on OA from Systems Education Experiences 07 January 2014
Observing a global challenge 19 December 2013
Open letter for enhanced federal coordination, monitoring, and research support to address ocean acidification on the Pacific Coast of North America 18 December 2013
World Bank's first Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on climate change 13 December 2013
Presentations now available from the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference of Parties 19 (COP19). The ocean acidification event can be found on Monday 18th December 10 December 2013
1st meeting of the International Ocean Acidification Reference User Group 06 December 2013
Marine Climate Change Impacts Partnership publishes latest Report Card 28 November 2013
Acid test. Article on future ocean acidification in The Economist 23 November 2013
Live webcast of joint UKOA / GOA-ON session 22 November 2013
COP19 special event webcast. Ocean Acidification: the other CO2 problem, with Dr Carol Turley 19 November 2013
Acidification in ocean may be serious but not flesh scarring. Article in AM Costa Rica on the 3rd news page 18 November 2013
The Other CO2 Problem: IAEA highlights ocean acidification at Climate Change Conference 18 November 2013
World's oceans being hit by 'silent storm' of acidification, study finds (article in Daily Life) 15 November 2013
At sea with UKOA: Investigating the effects of rising ocean acidification (articles by Helen Findlay, Laura Wicks, Frances Hopkins and Matthew P. Humphreys in Ocean Challenge, a Challenger Society publication) 15 November 2013
Ocean acidification summary for policymakers released, resulting from the Third Symposium on the Ocean in a High CO2 World (Monterey, California) in September 2012 14 November 2013
Oceans suffer silent storm of acidification (article in Voice of America) 14 November 2013
20 Facts about Ocean Acidification: a summary of OA research and understanding 11 November 2013
Hot, sour and breathless" in Poland 11 November 2013
COP19 side event: Ocean acidification 14 October 2013
Working Group I Contribution to the International Panel on Climate Change Fifth Assessment Report. Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis. Full report 30 September 2013
Working Group I Contribution to the International Panel on Climate Change Fifth Assessment Report. Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis. Summary for Policymakers 27 September 2013
The Times explores a Sea Change in ocean chemistry. Editorial in the Seattle Times 13 September 2013
Sea Change: Ocean acidification, the lesser-known twin of climate change, threatens to scramble marine life on a scale almost too big to fathom. Article in the Seattle Times 11 September 2013
A dynamic world for deep, cold-water corals 28 August 2013
UKOA scientists compile themed journal issue on OA 26 August 2013
UKOA Annual Science Meeting presentations now available 08 August 2013
Ocean acidification papers among the most cited in Nature Climate Change 26 July 2013
The IAEA project “Ocean Acidification International Coordination Centre” (OA-ICC) continues the ocean acidification news stream 23 July 2013
Microscopic marine creatures may lose teeth as ocean acidification kicks in 19 July 2013
Live webcast of joint UKOA / GOA-ON session 18 July 2013
Video from the National Research Council (US) that explains how scientists have arrived at the current state of knowledge about recent climate change and its causes 17 July 2013
Government Report Confirms ‘Unprecedented’ Ocean Acidification From Greenhouse Gases Threatens Canadian Atlantic Waters 03 July 2013
Get ready for ocean acidification. Article by Dr Sam Dupont and Dr Hans Pörtner (Nature, Vol 498, Page 429, doi:10.1038/498429a) 26 June 2013
Highlight report, coverage and images from the Fourteenth meeting of the UN Open-ended Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea, including Drs Phil Williamson and Carol Turley 24 June 2013
UN General Assembly International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) side event with Dr Carol Turley 18 June 2013
UN General Assembly to explore impact of ocean acidification 15 June 2013
Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) panel ”Ocean Acidification in the future Arctic: From science to policy – tips for early career scientists”. Held during the International Arctic Ocean Acidification conference, 7 May 2013, Bergen, Norway 10 June 2013
Marine life on acid (American Institute of Biological Sciences, BioScience, Vol. 63, No. 5 (May 2013), pp. 322-328) 23 May 2013
Employment vacancy: Project Assistant for the Ocean Acidification International Coordination Center (OA-ICC). Short-term contract, closing 17th June 2013 22 May 2013
Coccolithophores thrive despite ocean acidification. Planet Earth Online article with contribution from Prof. Jason Hall-Spencer 21 May 2013
3rd Annual Science Meeting of UKOA and 2nd International Workshop of the Global Ocean Acidification Observing Network 16 May 2013
Ocean acidity levels ‘at their highest’ (Independant Online, South Africa) 07 May 2013
Arctic Ocean experiencing rapid acidification (Blue & Green Tomorrow) 07 May 2013
Arctic faces further threat from ocean acidification (Guardian) 07 May 2013
Arctic ocean acidification, the other CO2 problem. WWF blog post with contribution from Dr Carol Turley 07 May 2013
2013 MedSeA research cruise blog 06 May 2013
Global Warming is Attributing to Rapidly Acidify Arctic Ocean (French Tribune) 05 May 2013
Live streaming of the International Conference on Arctic Ocean Acidification (Bergen, Norway) 6 - 8 May 2013 03 May 2013
TEDx: Ocean Acidification in Washington State. Presented by Shallin Busch, Research Ecologist, NOAA's Northwest Fisheries Science Center (NWSFC) 01 May 2013
The Paul G. Allen Ocean Challenge: mitigating acidification impacts. Award of $10,000 for the most promising new science-based concept for mitigating environmental and/or societal impacts of ocean acidification. Submission Deadline: 31 July 2013 01 May 2013
Synthesis booklet for the 3rd UKOA Sea Surface consortium cruise, including images and blog posts, now available 29 April 2013
Ocean acidification and marine ecosystems have been identified as the number one speciality in Ecology and Environmental Sciences in the recent report “Research Fronts 2013: 100 top-ranked specialities in the sciences and social sciences” by Thompson Reuters 24 April 2013
A fantastic Ocean and Earth Day at National Oceanography Centre 09 April 2013
Some microscopic marine organisms could adapt to climate change (Planet Earth article from UKOA scientists) 28 March 2013
The UKOA "Changing Oceans" expedition will feature on the BBC's One Show this evening from 7pm 26 March 2013
BIOACID KOSMOS mesocosm experiment 22 March 2013
Useful new booklet from NERC about effectively turning science into policy 11 March 2013
Effective Practices for Communicating Ocean Acidification Workshop Summary. Convened by NOAA West Coast National Marine Sanctuaries 15 February 2013
Rising acid in oceans is worsening industry toxins (Planet Earth article from UKOA scientists) 12 February 2013
Biogeochemical Flux Model (BFM) official release meeting on 19th March 2013 11 February 2013
Ocean Acidification International Coordination Centre (OA-ICC) summary 08 February 2013
MedSeA mesocosm experiment on ocean acidification in Villefranche 06 February 2013
Climate change clues from tiny marine algae - ancient and modern 04 February 2013
Surface Ocean CO2 Atlas (SOCAT): Release of Version 2 and Science Highlights (Side event at the 9th International Carbon Dioxide Conference) 29 January 2013
Climate Centre highlights ocean acidification... and what can be done about it 17 January 2013
Videos of natural CO₂vents 16 January 2013
Useful information and resources on the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ocean Acidification Program website 15 January 2013
New study to investigate the impacts of ocean acidification in the Southern Ocean 07 January 2013
Cold corals in hot water? Planet Earth online article by UKOA scientist Dr Laura Wicks 19 December 2012
The perfect storm arriving at a shore near you. Article by Dr Carol Turley featured in COP18's OUTREACH magazine 06 December 2012
COP18: Strong action needed in Doha as world’s oceans reach tipping point 05 December 2012
COP18: We should be paying more attention to our oceans. Interview with Wendy Watson-Wright, Executive Secretary of UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission 04 December 2012
Tipping the balance: CO2 and the Mediterranean Sea. An introduction to ocean acidification in the Mediterranean, why it matters and how you can help (produced by the MedSeA programme) 03 December 2012
First evidence of ocean acidification affecting live marine creatures in the Southern Ocean 25 November 2012
Rise of acid ocean eats away base of food chain. Shells of tiny sea snails are being eroded as more carbon dioxide is dissolved into seawater 25 November 2012
Ocean Under Stress document now available in Arabic 23 November 2012
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) workshop warns ocean acidification threatens seafood supply 22 November 2012
Ocean acidification - no enemy to anemones. Article from Planet Earth Winter 2012 featuring Dr David Suggett and Prof. Jason Hall-Spencer 20 November 2012
Is a new multilateral environmental agreement on ocean acidification necessary? 19 November 2012
Training course launched to support LWEC's new Knowledge Exchange Guidelines 15 November 2012
Virtual tour: Google Earth dives into ocean acidification 01 November 2012
Video of press briefings at the Third Symposium on the Ocean in a High-CO2 World (Monterey, California). Briefing #2 includes UKOA Consortia Project Leader Dr Steve Widdicombe 16 October 2012
UK participation in The Third Symposium on the Ocean in a High-CO2 World (Monterey, California) 05 October 2012
New US ocean acidification research grants from the National Science Foundation 02 October 2012
Climate change takes a bite out of global food supply. Article from Nation of Change featuring Dr Carol Turley 30 September 2012
Hot, sour and breathless. Blog post on OA communication 27 September 2012
International coordination centre for ocean acidification launched at major internation symposium 27 September 2012
Ocean acidification: the knowledge base. Updating what we know about ocean acidification and key global challenges, produced by the International Coordination Office for Ocean Acidification 27 September 2012
Natural labs help scientists study ocean scidification. Article from the International Geosphere-Bioshpere Programme website featuring Dr Steve Widdicombe 26 September 2012
CO2 emissions threaten ocean-based food security (Ocean-Based Food Security Threatened in a High CO2 World report, produced by Oceana with UKOA contributors) 24 September 2012
Frequently asked questions about ocean acidification 24 September 2012
How will cold-water corals fare in a Changing Ocean? 17 September 2012
Corrosive Oceans: a short film on ocean acidification and warming from the EU ComEnvir project 06 August 2012
Post Rio+20 report by Dr Carol Turley 20 July 2012
Marine Climate Change in Australia, Impacts & Adaptation 2012 report card coming soon 12 July 2012
UKOA Annual Science Meeting 2012, University of Exeter 12 July 2012
New website for eFOCE; a project looking at the development, validation and implementation of experimental systems that investigate the long-term effects of acidification in situ on benthic marine communities 10 July 2012
Genesis of global observing network for ocean acidification 06 July 2012
Prof. Sir Bob Watson, Prof. Kevin Noone and Dr Carol Turley interview with the Planet Under Pressure conference's Daily Planet news service(Edition 1) 29 June 2012
Global network will track acidifying oceans (Nature News) 29 June 2012
Ocean acidification could negatively affect 50% of marine organisms by the end of the century (article by Oceans Inc) 20 June 2012
Two decades on and ocean recognition is rising 20 June 2012
Climate change leaves oceans "hot, sour and breathless" (Video by Oceans Inc) 19 June 2012
Acid test for marine life. Op-Ed contribution by Prof. Sir John Beddington (Chief Scientific Advisor, UK Government) and Dr Jane Lubchenco (Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere and NOAA Administrator, USA) to the New York Times 18 June 2012
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to launch centre on ocean acidification 16 June 2012
Rio+20: Our oceans are “Hot, sour and breathless”. Dr Carol Turley talks to Pavilion TV about the latest guide to ocean stresses being placed on the oceans, from warming waters, ocean acidification and deoxidisation 16 June 2012
A mesocosm experiment on ocean acidification in Corsica 04 June 2012
Oceans Day at RIO+20 01 June 2012
Arctic study of ocean acidification impacts 31 May 2012
Temperate and tropical brown macroalgae thrive, despite decalcification, along natural CO2 gradients (Global Change Biology) 24 May 2012
UKOA podcasts about the programme are now available 18 May 2012
Planet Under Pressure 2012 post-conference evaluation 15 May 2012
Countdown to destruction for Scotland's corals? 14 May 2012
Size matters for ocean acidification effects 14 May 2012
New study suggests ocean’s plankton under greater threat from acidification 09 May 2012
The Other Carbon Dioxide Problem animation, produced by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 04 May 2012
Ocean acidification and the loss of phenolic substances in marine plants (PLoS ONE) 25 April 2012
Final report of the expert meeting to develop a series of joint expert review processes to monitor and assess the impacts of ocean acidification on marine and coastal biodiversity. Dr Steve Widdicombe co-chaired the expert meeting on OA for the Convention on Biological Diversity 23 April 2012
Interview with Prof. Jason Hall-Spencer on Australia's Radio National: Ocean water adidifying as carbon dioxide increases 14 April 2012
Article on the health of the Mediterranean, published in Chemical and Engineering News 10 April 2012
State of Washington establishes ocean acidification panel 28 March 2012
Ocean acidification presented at the AAAS Annual Meeting 2012 25 March 2012
Celebrating Ocean and Earth Day at the National Oceanography Centre 23 March 2012
A glimpse into the future of the oceans through the bubbles of Mount Vesuvius 21 March 2012
Ocean acidification at the ‘Planet under Pressure’ conference 20 March 2012
New dataset provides 40-year record of carbon dioxide accumulation in the surface ocean 16 March 2012
Open letter highlighting the importance of including ocean acidification in plans for future research and management 10 March 2012
Global Partnership for Oceans: a growing alliance of over 100 governments, international organizations, civil society groups and private sector interests that will exchange knowledge and financial resources to address threats to ocean health, resilience and productivity 01 March 2012
Prof. Jason Hall-Spencer podcast on ocean acidification 21 February 2012
Ocean life under threat. Article from the BBC Learning English website including a recorded interview with Prof. Jason Hall-Spencer 21 February 2012
Frozen Oceans packs shortlisted for Education Resource Award 20 February 2012
'Jacuzzi vents' model CO2 future 19 February 2012
Ocean acidity gamble leaves marine life with uncertain future (Responding to Climate Change) 24 January 2012
Cod damaged by ocean acidification 12 December 2011
Economics of ocean acidification: Conclusions and recommendations report from the international workshop of the Monaco Environment and Economics Group 02 December 2011
The acid truth about our oceans: experts urge action to limit ocean acidification 29 November 2011
Triple Trouble: Ocean under stress 28 November 2011
Ocean acidification and life on the seafloor (Planet Earth Online) 21 November 2011
Marine Biologist world leader in research on the subject of ocean acidification visit the Universidad Austral de Chile 18 November 2011
NOAA Chief: The climate crisis the media is missing (Climate Watch) 21 October 2011
The IPCC Ocean Acidification Workshop Report 18 October 2011
A ‘time machine’ to study the future of our oceans 08 September 2011
UKOA opportunity for support of added-value activities 04 September 2011
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) 5th Assessment Report key dates 04 August 2011
eFOCE: a new project looking at the impact of ocean acidification in situ (videos in English, French, Italian and Dutch) 03 August 2011
American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall meeting announced for December 2011, including a session on "Ocean Acidification: past events, present conditions and future impacts". Abstract deadline 4th August 2011 19 July 2011
The Third Symposium on The Ocean in a High-CO2 World, scheduled for 24 - 27 September 2012 in Monterey (California, USA) 08 July 2011
A steward for our oceans (Guardian article written by Pro. Jason Hall-Spencer) 21 June 2011
UKOA Coordinators, Dr Phil Williamson and Dr Carol Turley, give presentations at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change's 34th Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA) workshop. Both presentations are available to view 13 June 2011
Explosion in jellyfish numbers may lead to ecological disaster, warn scientists (Guardian) 12 June 2011
First ocean acidifcation cruise in European waters 06 June 2011
Use of natural analogues in ocean acidification research training course 17 May 2011
New film brings together scientists, industry, policy makers and public 12 May 2011
National Geographic article on ocean acidification with Prof. Jason Hall-Spencer 05 April 2011
UK-US Collaboration Development Award programme on ocean acidification summary 04 April 2011
"Earth's acid test" Nature article 10 March 2011
Seventh EGU Alexander von Humboldt International Conference on Ocean acidification: consequences for marine ecosystems and society 09 March 2011
A resource for ocean acidification research: historical marine collections 19 January 2011
1st Annual Science Meeting held in Cambridge 10 January 2011
UKOA scientist honoured with OBE 04 January 2011
Acidification may push over-stressed oceans into the red 08 December 2010
UNEP report on ocean acidification launched at COP16 07 December 2010
Dr Carol Turley talks to Climate Change TV at COP16 07 December 2010
UKOA at climate change talks 29 November 2010
Briefing note in response to Times opinion article, published 4th November 2010 19 November 2010
Question answered on ocean acidification 04 November 2010
Launch of the UK Ocean Acidification Research Programme 21 June 2010