Climate Change Threatens Coral Reefs of Florida

April 6, 2015 12:05 AM

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Climate Change Threatens Coral Reefs of Florida

The studies by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration have indicated the fact that climate change is going to affect the coral reefs in Florida. The scientists are of the belief that climate change may impact the coral reefs more than it was supposed to. According to the research, the coral reefs in Florida may even destroyed by the end of the year 2020.

Coral bleaching occurs predominantly due to the warm water created by climatic changes. Coral bleaching is quite harmful for the corals and sea living situated near the coral reefs. The reef area by the name Florida’s Dry Tortugas was specially mentioned by NOAA for the threat by Coral bleaching.

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