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Ocean Acidification Focus Of New Education Program By Environmental Groups On South Coast

Posted on Monday, June 11, 2012 12:03am

We’ve heard a lot about the impacts of fossil fuels on our atmosphere. But, what doesn’t get as much attention is the effects of carbon dioxide on our oceans.

Researchers say we’re seeing an ongoing decrease in the PH of the earth’s oceans, because an estimated quarter of the CO-2 in the atmosphere is going into our seas.

KCLU’S Lance Orozco reports that some local environmental groups have launched an effort to educate the public about the issue, and show people what they can do to help.

Click on link to listen to/download story: Ocean Acidification

Link to PSA/information on ocean acidification: http://www.cisanctuary.org/acidocean/

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