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Changing Seas Previous Broadcasts

Fishing The Flats for Science (Episode #1004H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Mar 13, 2019 -- 4:00 PM

Flats fishing is popular with recreational anglers in the Caribbean and the Florida Keys. But until recently, little was known about tarpon, bonefish and permit - the species most coveted by sports fishermen. Now scientists are studying the fish to better understand their movements, habitat, and spawning behaviors.

Lords of the Wetlands (Episode #1003H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Mar 6, 2019 -- 4:00 PM

While American crocodiles are recovering in parts of their range, their future looks bleak in Jamaica. Habitat loss and poaching for meat have led to a drastic decline in the population. Dedicated scientists and conservationists are working to save the species through research, education, and conservation initiatives.

Toxic Algae: Complex Sources and Solutions (Episode #902H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Mar 6, 2019 -- 11:30 AM

Lake Okeechobee was once the blue heart of Florida, pumping fresh water down to the Everglades and beyond. But now that a dike and canal system control its flow, water releases from the lake periodically create putrid mats of blue green algae. Scientists think water pollution is to blame, and if something isn't done about it there could be irreparable damage to the environment, the local economy and people's health.

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