Census of Marine Life

Wednesday, October 6, 2010 - 10:06 a.m.
A cuttlefish - Flickr user Richard Ling

A cuttlefish

Flickr user Richard Ling

Census of Marine Life

The first global marine census uncovered more than a thousand new species and a huge variety of microbes. Why understanding life in the sea matters for life on land.

The first global marine census uncovered more than a thousand new species and a huge variety of microbes. Why understanding life in the sea matters for life on land.

Guests

Kevin Wheeler

vice president of the Consortium for Ocean Leadership

Paul Snelgrove

a professor in the Ocean Sciences Centre at Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada.

Rep. Brian Baird

(D-Washington)

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