Saving Our Oceans (#213)
Excerpts from "Farming the Seas" and "Empty Oceans, Empty Nets'"
A documentary that looks at the state of our seas and the issues of disappearing fish. Scientists estimate that 70% of the world's commercially fished species have been fished to, or beyond, the brink at which their populations can sustain themselves. It will help in understanding what's happening and why, and what you can do to stop the drastic decline in fish populations. [27 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
Information For Teachers
- Grade Levels
- 6-8, 9-12
- Curricular Areas
- Science & Technology
- Social Studies
- Series Length
- 52 episodes
- Average Episode Length
- 26 minutes
- Record Rights
- unlimited for 1 year from each broadcast. No duplication allowed.
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Series Description: Natural Heroes focuses on people making a positive difference for the environment and enhancing the world around us. Each episode of Natural Heroes is created by different independent filmmakers, making each episode quite unique. These are diverse, inspiring stories featured within an eclectic program unlike any other.
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