Climate change to shift many fish species north, disrupting fisheries

Climate change is doing more than causing sea levels to rise or sea ice to dwindle — it's pressuring fish to move far away from their typical habitats. Warming waters have already prompted some fish to migrate south or north. As the climate continues to change, marine species' shifts could be challenging for fisheries as the fish potentially move into new areas altogether — some hundreds of miles away.[...]

Climate change to shift many fish species north, disrupting fisheries

Climate change will force hundreds of ocean fish and invertebrate species, including some of the most economically important to the United States, to move northward, disrupting fisheries in ...

Wed 16 May 18 from Phys.org

Scientists predict how 686 marine species' habitats may shift in response to warming seas

New predictions reveal how global warming may shift the geographic distribution of 686 marine species that inhabit North America's Atlantic and Pacific continental shelves, according to a new ...

Wed 16 May 18 from ScienceDaily

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