Marine species ‘fleeing towards earth’s poles to escape rising ocean temperatures’

The Independent | Mar 26, 2020 at 11:01 PM
  • Marine species are fleeing towards the earth’s poles to escape rising ocean temperatures near the equator, scientists have found.
  • The world’s oceans have warmed by an average of 1C since pre-industrial times.
  • To find out how this temperature change has affected marine life, the team reviewed 540 published records of species abundance changes – their occupancy trend over time.