Wednesday, 1 November 2017

Climate shifts shorten marine food chain off California

Research counters earlier thinking that food chains remain constant through time

Date:  October 19, 2017
Source:  NOAA Fisheries West Coast Region

Environmental disturbances such as El Niño shake up the marine food web off Southern California, new research shows, countering conventional thinking that the hierarchy of who-eats-who in the ocean remains largely constant over time.

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