Song for the Blue Ocean by Carl Safina
Encounters Along the World's Coasts and Beneath the Seas

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Part odyssey, part pilgrimage, this epic personal narrative follows the author's exploration of coasts, islands, reefs, and the sea's abyssal depths. Scientist and fisherman Carl Safina takes readers on a global journey of discovery, probing for truth about the world's changing seas, deftly weaving adventure, science, and political analysis.


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One of the leading conservationists working today, Carl Safina is the author Song for the Blue Ocean and other books. His most recent book is A Sea in Flames. He is the host of Saving the Ocean on PBS television. He lives in Amagansett, New York.  
Published April 1, 2010 by Holt Paperbacks. 480 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Science & Math, Sports & Outdoors, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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It is water transfers, ocean temperatures, toxic pollutants, timbering, all these things.'' On the matter of those toxic pollutants Safina has much to say: He is rightly appalled that in many Pacific nations fish are caught by poisoning the waters with cyanide, a process that kills not only the f...

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