Endangered White Abalone

White abalone is on the brink of extinction — but what does breeding have to do with it? Our guest is Kristin Aquilino, Manager, White Abalone Captive Breeding Program, UC Davis Bodega Marine Laboratory. She introduces us to the unique white abalone, their plight, and how her team is working to reverse the situation. You’ll see how captive breeding is seeing success and what you can do.

Everyday Action: Support sustainable fisheries, including the many abalone farms in California.

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