Saving the Ocean
Full Program: Shark Reef profiles efforts to protect sharks from the effects of the shark fin trade. 26:47
A birds-eye view of Mount Rainier and its glaciers. 03:32
Reefs off the east coast of Africa are teeming with breathtakingly beautiful marine life. 03:37
Men and boys from Pemba’s fishing villages free dive for octopuses. 04:29
Eels that resemble grass found all over the Caribbean sea floor. 01:56
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Series Description: Two thirds of the globe is ocean. And while most people are just starting to hear about problems with overfishing, pollution, coral reef troubles and other issues, a far-flung group of unsung heroes --marine biologists, fisheries scientists, and conservationists worldwide -- are already hard at work inventing, devising and implementing solutions. By focusing on those solutions, the series helps viewers understand both what the problems are and the vision forward.
All Upcoming Episodes
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These episodes of Saving the Ocean aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.
- Scourge of the Lionfish (#110)
- Cod Comeback? (#109)
- Trinidad's Turtle Giants (#108)
- River of Kings, Part 2 (#107)
- River of Kings, Part 1 (#106)
- Swordfish! (2 of 2) (#105)
- Swordfish! (1 of 2) (#104)
- Destination Baja (#103)
- The Sacred Island (#102)
- Shark Reef (#101)