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Kate Mahrholz

SUFB TV: Scott Pruitt Ignores EPA Scientists, Denies Climate Change

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Scott Pruitt, Head of the Environmental Protection Agency, went on CNBC to deny Carbon Dioxide caused by humans was affecting Climate Change.



Other News:

1) Baby whale sharks rescued from net in India:

2) New Guide for Sustainable Shark and Ray Tourism:

3) Florida Lionfish Derby nets over 400 fish

WTF News:

1) Sea Turtle in Thailand ingests 11 lbs of Pennies

Vancouver will not be able to have Cetaceans (whales, dolphins, porpoises, etc.) in captivity after May 2018

Speak Up for Blue Media is an online platform building for Marine Science and Conservation Awareness and guide you to live for a better Ocean.

SUFB TV: Manatees At Risk??

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Manatee populations in Florida and the Caribbean have rebounded form 600 individuals in the 1970s to over 6000 individuals in the most recent survey (January 2017). The population is doing so well that the US Fish & Wildlife, who handles the Species At Risk files, downlisted the Manatee from Endangered to Threatened. Is this the right thing to do?