PBS NewsHour

Climate change pushes Florida's mangroves north

Clip: 03/31/2019 | 10m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

Mangroves are prevalent in tropical south Florida, but the plants have been moving farther north as climate change makes freezing weather less common. Hari Sreenivasan reports on the plant's encroachment and what it means for the future of coastal ecosystems. This story is produced in partnership with Climate Central, and is part of our series "Peril and Promise: The Challenge of Climate Change."

Aired: 03/31/19

Rating: NR

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