12 Aug '11, 9pm

Something that really BITES!

August is one of the best months of the year to visit your nearest beach, river or lake and to kick back and enjoy a day on the water. What many of us visiting the beach this year don’t realize is that our oceans are in a state of collapse. Not only are oceans under assault from overfishing, pollution, climate change and ocean acidification -- which occurs when salt water combines with carbon dioxide pollution, producing carbonic acid -- but many of the fascinating and unique creatures living in our oceans are also facing extinction. Not the least of these are sharks . In early August, millions of people flipped on their TVs to watch Discovery channel’s 24th annual Shark Week . Seeing new footage of these wild and powerful creatures each year is awe inspiring and a reminder that our oceans are still a frontier we’ve yet to fully understand or respect. It’s also a reminder ...

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onearth.org 12 Aug '11, 9pm

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