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Climate change threatening underwater forests: Study

Climate change could lead to decline of underwater kelp forests by impacting their microbiome, according to a study. Ocean warming can change microbes on the kelp surface, leading to disease and potentially putting fisheries at risk. Blistering and bleaching of the kelp’s surface impacts their ability to photosynthesise.PTI

Source  : https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-life/climate-change-threatening-underwater-forests-study/article26209216.ece

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