Oysters are known for their prodigious capacity to filter water and remove nitrogen, which supports biodiversity.
"Changes in groundwater flows due to climate change could have a very long legacy."
"To have reliable and clean electricity, you have to make sure you have an energy portfolio that’s diverse."
Leachates from plastics influence the behavior of shellfish and possibly many other marine creatures.
The impacts extend beyond the threat of flooding to the loss of habitats and biodiversity. Far more is at stake.
This first-ever event puts into focus the critical role of protecting oceans and rivers while promoting sustainable development.