Changing Seas

Recreational Shark Fishing: Collaborating for Conservation

Season 13 Episode 1 | 26m 42s | Video has closed captioning.

Shore-based, catch and release shark fishing is a popular past time in Florida. But is it having a negative impact on sensitive shark populations? Scientists have teamed up with anglers to study the survival rates of the fish and conduct outreach on best practices.

Aired: 06/08/21

Expires: 10/31/23

Rating: TV-G

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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.