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This story was originally published by Huffington Post and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. It should come as no surprise that human activity is causing the world’s oceans to warm, rise, and acidify. But an equally troubling impact of climate change is that it is beginning to rob the oceans of oxygen. While ocean deoxygenation is well established, a new study led by Matthew Long , an oceanographer at the National Center for Atmospheric Research , finds that climate change-driven oxygen loss is already detectable in certain swaths of ocean and will likely be “widespread” by 2030 or 2040. Ultimately, Long told The Huffington Post, oxygen-deprived oceans may have “significant impacts on marine ecosystems” and leave some areas of ocean all but uninhabitable for certain species. While some ocean critters, like dolphins and whales, get their oxygen b...

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