I am a scuba diver. If you don’t look below the surface, you have no idea what is happening to our oceans. Sure, people talk about it, but do you listen? Do you know what is happening? According to IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) if something major isn’t done, most of our Caribbean coral reefs may disappear in the next 20 years.
Key findings as reported by IUCN:
Recommendations in the report:
“Even if we could somehow make climate change disappear tomorrow, these reefs would continue their decline,” says Jeremy Jackson, lead author of the report and IUCN’s senior advisor on coral reefs. “We must immediately address the grazing problem for the reefs to stand any chance of surviving future climate shifts.”