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World Oceans Day: research holds the key to ocean health

Climate change, melting ice masses, reductions in biodiversity and pollution are major threats to the health of our oceans.

At Northumbria University, we are celebrating World Oceans Day (8 June) by highlighting some of the innovative ways our academics are addressing ocean health challenges through interdisciplinary research.

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Image above courtesy of Professor Andy Shepherd, Head of the Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences at Northumbria University. This image was taken whilst undertaking fieldwork in Antarctica earlier this year. Find Professor Shepherd on Twitter @AndyShep_CPOM and the department on Twitter @NUGeog.

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