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Impacts Of Humans On Ocean

Impacts Of Humans On Ocean

Complete human effects on the world's oceans have nearly doubled in the last decade and will double again in the next decade if sufficient action is not taken.

For the first time, a recent analysis published in Scientific Reports examines where and how rapidly the cumulative effects of humans on oceans, such as nitrogen contamination and overfishing, are changing.

The accumulated impacts are rising dramatically in approximately 60% of the Ocean, and many areas, at a rate that appears to be accelerating.

Every human on our blue planet is closely connected to the Ocean. That means our decisions can have a positive or negative impact on the Ocean.

Destruction of the Natural Environment

Drilling or mining for aggregates for concrete and other const