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PBS Television Show: "Saving the Ocean" on October 15th, 2013 1 Comment

With Saving the Ocean, our focus is on people who have solutions.   It is also beautiful, bringing viewers into the majesty and magic of the sea while showcasing practical innovation. Saving the Ocean is a new kind of TV nature series.   By showing solutions, we give you a glimpse of what’s possible—a vision of hope.  […]

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Scourge of the Lionfish Part 4: From Beautiful Novelty to Marine Invader

Fish, Fishing & Fishermen, PBS Television Show: "Saving the Ocean" on September 24th, 2012 1 Comment

Carl was a guest blogger on Mark Bittman’s column on NY Times.com. This was originally posted on September 18, 2012. How Did The World’s Most Beautiful Reef Fish Become the Seas’ Worst Alien Invader? Over the course of the last week, our Saving the Ocean video crew touched shores and reefs of the Bahamas, Florida, […]

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Scourge of the Lionfish Part 3: The Newest Fish in the Kitchen

Fish, Fishing & Fishermen, PBS Television Show: "Saving the Ocean" on September 22nd, 2012 1 Comment

Carl was a guest blogger on Mark Bittman’s column on NY Times.com. This was originally posted on September 10, 2012. In my last two posts we discovered that the world’s worst invading alien might be a fish, native to the west Pacific and Indian Ocean, that is now spreading out of control in the Atlantic […]

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Scourge of the Lionfish, Part 2: Counterattack

Fish, Fishing & Fishermen, PBS Television Show: "Saving the Ocean" on September 6th, 2012 1 Comment

Carl was a guest blogger on Mark Bittman’s column on NY Times.com. This was originally posted on August 27, 2012. In my last post I described how the lionfish, native to the Indian Ocean and west Pacific, now infest just about every reef and wreck in the west Atlantic from Venezuela to Rhode Island. They […]

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Scourge of the Lionfish, Part 1: The Scourge

Fish, Fishing & Fishermen, PBS Television Show: "Saving the Ocean" on August 27th, 2012 2 Comments

Carl was a guest blogger on Mark Bittman’s column on NY Times.com. This was originally posted on August 22, 2012. About 20 years ago, one of the world’s most beautiful and otherworldly fish, the lionfish, started showing up in south Florida and the Caribbean. Now, they’re—let’s face it—they’re a plague. Millions of them now live […]

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New book – A Sea in Flames and new TV series Saving the Ocean airs on PBS

Gulf of Mexico Oil Blow-Out, News, PBS Television Show: "Saving the Ocean", The View From Lazy Point on January 27th, 2011 5 Comments

Check your local PBS listings for the first two episodes of “Saving the Ocean with Carl Safina“. And look for Carl’s new book, which was released on April 19th: “A Sea in Flames: The Deepwater Horizon Oil Blowout“ Click here for upcoming events, media appearances and ongoing reviews for Safina’s new book, The View From […]

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