The Ocean

Dead zones in our oceans have increased dramatically since 1950

Rising sea temperatures are causing a dramatic increase in the oceans' 'dead zones' Image: REUTERS/Jorge Silva

John McKenna

Senior Writer, Formative Content

Share:

Our Impact
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how The Ocean is affecting economies, industries and global issues
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale

Stay up to date:

The Ocean

Image: UN Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission GO2NE working group
Toxic tides can have a devastating effect on marine life. Image: REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate

Have you read?

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:

The OceanFuture of the Environment

Share:

Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

Seabin: How these 'floating garbage bins' can help clean up our waters
About Us
Events
Media
Partners & Members
Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2022 World Economic Forum