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Saving The Ocean

Two thirds of the globe is ocean. And while most people are just starting to hear about problems with overfishing, pollution, coral reef troubles and other issues, a far-flung group of unsung heroes --marine biologists, fisheries scientists, and conservationists worldwide -- are already hard at work inventing, devising and implementing solutions. By focusing on those solutions, the series helps viewers understand both what the problems are and the vision forward.

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Tuesday, May 14, 2013 - 7:30 AM    "Trinidad's Turtle Giants" After local leaders launched a crusade to end the slaughter of Trinidad's thousand-pound leatherback turtles, the turtles were transformed from shark bait to tourist attraction. Now Trinidad's beaches support 80 percent of the entire Caribbean's leatherbacks and nearby villages make a great living catering to the visitors.. D
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Tuesday, May 14, 2013 - 7:30 AM "Trinidad's Turtle Giants" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, May 14, 2013 - 6:00 PM "River of Kings, Part 2" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, May 14, 2013 - 6:30 PM "Trinidad's Turtle Giants" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, May 14, 2013 - 11:00 PM "River of Kings, Part 2" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, May 14, 2013 - 11:30 PM "Trinidad's Turtle Giants" (WORLD)
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Saturday, May 18, 2013 - 3:00 AM "River of Kings, Part 2" (WORLD)
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Saturday, May 18, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Trinidad's Turtle Giants" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 7:00 AM "Cod Comeback?" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 7:30 AM "Scourge of the Lionfish" (WORLD)
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