14 August 2013

• NOAA Report Highlights Climate Change Threats to Nation’s Estuaries

“Estuaries are places where rivers meet the sea, providing nursery habitat for fish and shellfish while buffering many coastal communities from the impacts of coastal storms and sea level rise. The climate exposure of each reserve provides first alarm indicators about the effects of climate change on the coastal ecosystems.”

Read the full article at this link: NOAA

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