Study: Otters Help Combat Global Warming

Study: Otters Help Combat Global Warming

There are 2 comments on the APRN story from Sep 12, 2012, titled Study: Otters Help Combat Global Warming. In it, APRN reports that:

Sea otters rest in waters near Sitka. A new study says otters help kelp growth, which reduces carbon dioxide, which causes climate change.

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SpaceBlues

Houston, TX

#1 Sep 12, 2012
Otters are here. Kelp can help, too.
LessHypeMoreFact

Toronto, Canada

#2 Sep 13, 2012
I find no logic behind the idea that any system is 'helping' by doing what it has always done for thousands of years. Otters are a keystone species for the Pacific kelp forests and that is just what they do.

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