UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

06/23/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 06/23/2020 04:28

COVID-19 disruptions in ocean observations could threaten weather forecast and climate change predictions

COVID-19 threatens to create an ocean data blindspot that could disrupt weather forecasts and hamper our understanding of climate change, according to UNESCO's Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission.