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|1||VideoSea Star Wasting Syndrome UPDATE!||We have the newest information! Why are sea stars growing sores, losing their arms, and dying within a few days? Over the last couple of years, sea stars along much of the Pacific coast of North America have been experiencing a mass mortality event[...]||15 5 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoTwo California National Marine Sanctuaries Doubled in Size!||NOAA recently announced an exciting milestone: Cordell Bank and Gulf of the Farallones national marine sanctuaries have been expanded to protect more of what is called the “Blue Serengeti” off the California Coast. The sanctuaries are destination f[.||18 4 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoWhale Rescue!||How do you help a whale entangled in marine debris? It’s not a job for amateurs, and those who respond are highly-trained to handle a dangerous, tricky operation. We talk with Justin Viezbicke, NOAA Fisheries California Stranding Network coordinato[...||3 4 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||VideoWhat’s Happening to California Sea Lions?||Stranded, starving and sickly sea lion pups are showing up by the hundreds on California beaches, miles from their mothers who would normally be nursing their young. The situation is reaching crisis proportions, and keeping a valiant team of expert[...]||22 3 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||VideoJean-Michel Cousteau: Orcas||“The ruler of the ocean,” orcas are one of the ocean’s most fascinating inhabitants. Found along California’s coast and within national marine sanctuaries, the largest species of the dolphin family is often called “killer whale.” We talk with||7 3 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||VideoElephant Seals: Back from the Brink||Hunted nearly to extinction in the 1800′s, California’s elephant seals have made a remarkable comeback and are now protected by the U.S. Marine Mammal Protection Act. One of the largest mainland breeding colonies in the world for the no[...]||12 2 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|7||VideoStorm Water Runoff||Would you want to swim in automobile oil and cigarette butts? Surf in lawn pesticides and floating trash? Storm water runoff carries chemicals and waste into the ocean, causing some coastal areas to post access warnings after major rainstorms. We h[...]||31 1 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|8||VideoOcean and Coastal Photo Contest Winners||The power of a breaching whale, the luminous mystery of Morro Bay at sunrise, the quiet drama of a surfing memorial and a startling seafloor surprise—all are captured by photographers in the 16th Annual Ocean and Coastal Amateur Photography Contest[...||10 1 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|9||VideoCalifornia King Tides: “Snap the Shore, See the Future”||What will happen to our coastline with sea level rise and how will it impact your community? You can help answer these questions through snapping photos during California’s “King Tides”–the highest tides of the year. We talk[...]||18 12 2014||Free||View In iTunes|