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Saving the Ocean

Trinidad's Turtle Giants

After local leaders launched a crusade to end the slaughter of Trinidad’s thousand-pound leatherback turtles, the turtles were transformed from shark bait to tourist attraction. Now Trinidad’s beaches support 80 percent of the entire Caribbean’s leatherbacks and nearby villages make a great living catering to the visitors.

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Scourge of the Lionfish

Learn how lionfish are damaging native species in the Caribbean and Atlantic.
Season 1 Episode 10
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Cod Comeback?

Carl Safina finds signs the famous codfish of New England just might be coming back.
Season 1 Episode 9
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River of Kings, Part 2

Examine the Nisqually Indian tribe's major project: restoring the Nisqually River, part 2.
Season 1 Episode 7
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River of Kings, Part 1

Examine the Nisqually Indian tribe's major project: restoring the Nisqually River.
Season 1 Episode 6
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25:55
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Swordfish! Part 2

Part II of Carl Safina's fishing trip with the last remaining swordfish harpooners.
Season 1 Episode 5
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Swordfish! Part 1

Join Carl Safina as he goes to sea with some of the last remaining swordfish harpooners.
Season 1 Episode 4
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Destination Baja

Fishermen stop hunting gray whales and develop a lucrative whale-watching co-op.
Season 1 Episode 3
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The Sacred Island

The Sacred Island follows Zanzibar villagers who fought a resort to save their reefs.
Season 1 Episode 2
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Shark Reef

Shark Reef profiles efforts to protect sharks from the effects of the shark fin trade.
Season 1 Episode 1
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