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Why do we need Menhaden fish in Manhattan waters?

Premiered: January 9, 2019 | 0:06:00

Being a small fish doesn’t mean you don’t have a big impact. One of the most important species in the ocean’s food chain is in danger of being overfished. MetroFocus speaks to Carl Lobue. Senior Marine Scientist from the Nature Conservancy about how New Yorkers are fighting to protect menhaden fish.

PERIL & PROMISE
THE CHALLENGE OF CLIMATE CHANGE

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