National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

The Wandering Eye: The effects of climate change on the Bay, false confessions, and more

The Wandering Eye: The effects of climate change on the Bay, false confessions, and more

While a new study funded by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration sets out to understand changes in the Chesapeake and Delaware bays over the past half-century, with an eye to forming strategies for adapting to the expected ecological effects of climate-change-driven upticks in sea level and water temperature, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration notes that the chilly, tide-stirred waters of the Gulf of Maine are experiencing faster warming than 99 percent of the...

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