Ocean Acidification may have serious effects on our King Crab populations. The rising pH compromises the integrity of the calcium based shells of Crusteans, which increases the mortality rate of juveniles and weakens the strength of their shells in the face of predators.

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Written by JuneauTek

I'm loving life in Alaska! Check out my viewpoint from Alaska, as I go commercial fishing and skiing thru the land of the midnight sun. This is Alaska commercial fishing shown the way it should be, from fishermen. When, I'm not working on the high seas, I enjoy time with my family in Juneau, AK enjoying life, love and salmon in southeast Alaska

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