Blogs Oceans & Coasts

Arctic Sea Ice Ties Another Record Low

  • Published: Mar 7th, 2011

Arctic sea ice extent declined to its lowest level on record for the month of February, tying the previous record set in 2005.

Risks Keep Rising for Coral Reefs, Analysis Finds

  • Published: Feb 23rd, 2011

Coral reefs around Florida, the Caribbean, and the rest of the world are in worse shape than ever, a new report concludes.

La Niña Beginning to Wane, Forecast Center Says

  • Published: Feb 17th, 2011

La Niña conditions may be gone by early summer, according to the latest forecasts.

Weekly Climate Science Roundup

  • Published: Feb 15th, 2011

Noteworthy climate science studies published between February 8 and 14th.

The Year the Arctic Shifted South

  • Published: Feb 7th, 2011

This winter has featured unusually cold and snowy conditions in the Lower-48 states, with much milder than average conditions in the Arctic.

NASA Visualizes Sea Level Rise in San Francisco Bay Area

  • Published: Feb 7th, 2011

NASA says two-thirds of its facilities in San Francisco Bay are at risk from sea-level rise, according to new research.

Montana Meets Vietnam

  • Published: Dec 29th, 2010

A group of students from the University of Montana is learning first-hand about how climate change may threaten Southeast Asia.

Coastal Marshlands Can Adapt to (Some) Sea Level Rise

  • Published: Dec 3rd, 2010

Most coastal marshes could be underwater by 2100 if sea level rise occurs rapidly, says new research.