US Senate Ocean Acidification Hearing

The Environmental and Economic Impacts of Ocean Acidification


Panel Members


Ocean Acidification Oral Statement - John Everett

Short Summary of Oral Statement

Comments About the Testimony

Ocean Acidification Written Statement - John Everett

Invitation to Testify at US Senate Ocean Acidification Hearing - John Everett

Other Testimonies

Ms. Sigourney Weaver, Actress

Dr. James Barry, Senior Scientist
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI)

Mr. Donny Waters, Commercial Fisherman
Past President of the Gulf of Mexico Reef Fish Shareholders Alliance

Mr. Tom Ingram, Executive Director
Diving Equipment and Marketing Association (DEMA)

Video of the Hearing

Video presented by Sigourney Weaver  "Swimming in a Sea of Acid"


Recommended Reading

Shell Shocked: Marine Creatures Exhibit Varied Responses to Ocean Acidification Justin B. Ries (Source:





This page updated or reviewed in February 2018