Check out this brief video on the importance of Marine Protected Areas. It’s out just in time for tomorrow’s Fish and Game Commission, at which the fate of the North Central Coast MPAs will be decided! We’re routing for the Integrated Preferred Alternative, recommended by the region’s Blue Ribbon Task Force. It’s a compromise between environmental and economic needs–preserving a large area of ocean, but also leaving plenty for the fishermen who make their living off it.
Also, check out the other videos on Ocean California’s YouTube site for some interesting facts and inspiring footage.
The video is produced by Doug McConnell.