Tag Archive for 'sea'

Current and predicted climate change impacts on Britain’s marine environment

August 1st, 2010 by Marine Climate Change Impacts Partnership

On 15 July 2010 The Marine Climate Change Impacts Partnership (MCCIP) published its latest annual report on marine climate change impacts in the seas around the British Isles. Almost 100 scientists from 40 leading UK science organisations have contributed to this peer-reviewed report, which covers 30 marine and coastal topics. The report includes a new […]

World Oceans Day is 8 June

June 1st, 2010 by Richard Lord

In December 2008 the United Nations declared that World Oceans Day would fall on 8 June.  The idea for World Oceans Day was proposed at the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro in 1992. The oceans keep us alive.  They provide us with oxygen and food and moderate the atmosphere’s climate and temperature.  They are […]