In the Grass, On the Reef

Black Mangroves Encroach on Florida Salt Marshes

Clip: Season 3 | 2m 3s

After a few relatively mild winters on the northern Gulf coast, cold intolerant black mangroves have started to multiply in salt marshes. Dr. Hughes is conducting an experiment to test whether some mangroves are better adapted to colder climates. Learn more:

Aired: 08/07/13

Rating: NR

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In the Grass, On the Reef is a local public television program presented by WFSU.