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Task Force Examines Research into How Acidifying Conditions Might Impact Life in Maryland Waters

Ocean acidification could pose big risks to oysters, clams, and other organisms that live in the Chesapeake Bay. But scientists still don't know enough about how this global phenomenon will affect life in the estuary. Those are some of the major conclusions of a recent report on ocean acidification by a task force established by the state of Maryland. Read more...