A Global Map of Human Impacts to Marine Ecosystems
Original post made by Sanford Forte on Feb 15, 2008
This is a fascinating look at human impact on marine ecosystems. All natural systems undergo stress; all natural systems engage in macro-adaptation. This map shows that large impacts are being made on an ecosystem that we hardly understand, at the micro-level. What adaptations will this ecosystem make that impact humans, and what do those changes mean for our future?
on Feb 15, 2008 at 8:41 am
The oceans have always been the ultimate destination of wate matter from land. Works of man have reduced that flow.