Warming Ocean Water Is Causing Population Explosion Of Pink Sea Slugs

February 2, 2015 3:45 AM

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According to researchers, warming ocean temperatures off the coast of northern California has triggered a population explosion of bright pink, inch-long sea slugs in tide pools along the state’s central and northern coastline.

Ocean temperatures have been steadily increasing due to global warming that is caused by climate change. Climate change might be destroying corals with ocean acidification and forcing dolphins to change their range, but some species are actually benefiting from it, namely the Hopkins’ Rose nudibranc...

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