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Studies Focus on Acidic Ocean Impact on Dungeness Crabs
Studies Focus on Acidic Ocean Impact on Dungeness Crabs
MUKILTEO (AP) — Millions of pounds of Dungeness crab are pulled from Pacific Northwest waters each year in a more than century-old ritual for commercial and recreational fishermen. But as marine waters absorb more carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, federal scientists are worried that the ocean's changing chemistry may threaten the sweet-flavored crustaceans...