Postdoctoral Researcher – Carbon Cycling in a Mangrove Estuary The Department of Oceanography at the University of Hawaii invites applications for a full-time Postdoctoral Researcher to examine aquatic carbon cycling in the coastal Florida Everglades, situated in the largest contiguous mangrove forest in North America. 232 more words
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President Barack Obama held up the shrinking Florida Everglades today as proof positive that climate change is real and is threatening America’s ‘national treasures,’ as well as the economies of their surrounding towns, which rely heavily on tourist dollars. 128 more words
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama plans to celebrate Earth Day by visiting the Florida Everglades.
In his weekly radio and Internet address Saturday, Obama says “there’s no greater threat to our planet than climate change.” 111 more words
Dissolved oxygen is critical for plant and animal respiration and problems develop when it is limited. Oxygen is absorbed into lakes and ponds through diffusion of air at the water surface and from green plants, through photosynthesis. 203 more words