26 Aug '11, 4pm

Environmental Policy news: Scientists call for better management of the deep sea

Environmental Policy news: Scientists call for better management of the deep sea

RELATED ARTICLES Birds' lifespans are written in blood December 14, 2010 08:09 AM Scientists move closer to predicting volcano hazard May 18, 2011 09:45 AM Warm summers shown to slow down glaciers January 28, 2011 03:04 PM Fit females have strong male-like traits, reveals study February 3, 2011 09:00 AM The deep sea is in trouble. A recent study has found that it's being damaged by human activities, and that this is only likely to get worse. Scientists are now calling for better management and conservation of entire deep-sea ecosystems. ADVERTISEMENT It's so 'out of sight, out of mind' that people have used the deep sea as a dumping ground for hundreds of years. While this is still a problem, the report's authors say that the deep sea's most pressing threat now comes from exploitation and the effects of climate change. The deep sea — classed as waters deeper than 200 metre...

Full article: http://www.enn.com/environmental_policy/article/43157

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