“Because the Ocean” – achieving the Paris Agreement 1.5°C temperature limit

Date Published 2017, November 09

Authors Climate Analytics

Ocean systems are particularly vulnerable to climate change, and there is already clear evidence for loss and damage inflicted by climate change on ocean systems. This briefing provides an overview of the latest science on key risks for ocean systems including from sea-level rise, ocean acidification and impacts on coral reefs and other marine and coastal ecosystems.