Changing Seas

Habitats: The Key to Florida’s Fisheries

Season 13 Episode 4 | 26m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

Tarpon and snook are two of Florida’s most iconic game fish. Both species rely on mangrove creeks and ponds when they are juveniles. With half of the state’s mangroves lost to development, scientists employ creative solutions to restore and reconnect some of these important habitats to secure the future of the fisheries.

Aired: 06/21/21

Rating: TV-G

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Changing Seas is a local public television program presented by WPBT.

Major funding for this program was provided by The Batchelor Foundation, encouraging people to preserve and protect America’s underwater resources. Additional Funding was provided in loving memory of David G. Parrot, by the Parrot Family Endowment for Environmental Education.