How giant kelp may respond to climate change

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How giant kelp may respond to climate change
Jose Luis Kappes prepares to enter a dense Chilean kelp bed to collect reproductive fronds. Credit: Jordan Hollarsmith/UC Davis

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When a marine heat wave hit California’s coast in 2014, it brought ocean temperatures that were high for Northern California but fairly normal for a Southern California summer. Much of the giant kelp in the north died in the heat wave, while southern populations survived.

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