• Sophie McCoy

Ocean acidification affects competition among algae

Our new paper in Ecology Letters describes changes in competitive dynamics of crustose coralline algae over 30 years since the onset of ocean acidification in a natural community at Tatoosh Island, WA. This paper has received coverage in the local and international news.

High Country News: Ocean acidification is already driving changes in Northwestern marine ecology

McCoy & Pfister (2014) Historical comparisons reveal altered competitive interacitons in a guild of crustose coralline algae. Ecology Letters, 17: 475-483. doi: 10.1111/ele12247

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