“We have known about this for half a century, and have failed to do anything meaningful about it. What’s it going to take for us to wake up?”
“It is clear that without swift action, we can, unfortunately, expect to set new records like these every year.”
The Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary will now include portions of 14 additional reefs and banks in the northwestern Gulf of Mexico, representing approximately a 104 square mile increase in area.
It is therefore worth taking a closer look at the backgrounds of these two individuals questioning mainstream climate science.
“The job just got harder because of this issue.”
Deep budget cuts to the NOAA and other climate science agencies could threaten public safety and academic programs.
After publishing their results in 2015, the NOAA became under attack from GOP members of the House. Now their findings are being validated.