Whales…scared of climate change?

www.washingtonpost.com

Right whales are behaving oddly. Scientists wonder if warming seas are affecting their food supply.
Thumbnail for this storyNormally for a few days in spring, beachgoers on this hook of land stretching into Cape Cod Bay witness one of the rarest scenes in the animal kingdom: dozens of surface-skimming North Atlantic right whales, lumbering just a few hundred yards from shore.

Does this below look like 3.5 degrees of warming?
March 2012 Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Anomaly Update – A New Look

(7) North Atlantic Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Anomalies

(0 to 70N, 80W to 0)

Monthly Change = -0.039 deg C

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(8) South Atlantic Sea Surface Temperature (SST) Anomalies

It’s time scientists stop projecting, and do some real science, like looking up the SST’s that Bob Tisdale provides each month. Even the models don’t project anything like it. Or maybe Washington Post’s journos do their homework too.

About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc. (Tom Harley)
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2 Responses to Whales…scared of climate change?

  1. acckkii says:

    Reblogged this on acckkii.

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