Wednesday, 22 April 2015

The warming Pacific

Radio New Zealand reports on the effects of the warming Pacific Ocean

Warming seas and the impact on fish stocks

One of the country's biggest fisheries companies, Sanford has closed its Christchurch mussel processing factory, blaming rising ocean temperatures and variable weather. 

Matthew Dunn, a Victoria University marine biologist and Dr John Zeldis a marine scientist with NIWA, discuss the implications of warming oceans on the seafood industry, which brings billions of dollars to the economy.

1 comment:

  1. Is "El Nino" the effect of artificial warming of the Pacific and Indian Oceans......such as nuclear testing?