Impacts of Climate Change on the Oceans

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The second animation of the Class Zero Emission series focuses on the role of oceans in the climate system and on the impacts of the current climate change on oceans. The animation highlights the key role of oceans worldwide as a habitat to flora and fauna, as a climate regulator and as a carbon sink. It then looks at the impacts of climate change on marine ecosystems, fauna, flora and humans. This animation presents a general analysis of these impacts as well as scientists' forecasts of future potential impacts.


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