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Question 4: How do rising ocean temperatures threaten corals? Explain the biological mechanism.References:
Lab 5 – Activity 2 Worksheet – 9 pointsLiu, P. J., S. J. Ang, A. B. Mayfield, and H. J. Lin. 2020. Influence of the seagrass Thalassia hemprichii on coral reef mesocosms exposed to ocean acidification and experimentally elevated temperatures. Science of the Total Environment700:11.Information that you found from your research to help answer the above question:Question 5: Briefly describe how ocean acidification (another major related global change agent/phenomenon)affects coral reefs. Also briefly describe the reasons for ocean acidification.