Resource Hawai‘i's Changing Climate
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|As rising carbon dioxide in the atmosphere mixes with seawater, the ocean acidifies. Measurements at station ALOHA over two decades document that the surface ocean around Hawai‘i has grown more aci...||Explanation||Major Aquatic Ecosystems, Water/Food Impacts: Ocean pH, Ecosystems/Biodiversity Impacts: Ocean pH, Economy Impacts: Ocean pH||Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, College||PCEP|