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Swirling Currents: Changes in our Coastal and Marine Environments


Our marine and coastal environments are facing serious challenges: some have been going on for decades while others, such as the rapid increase in the white shark population and the lack of confirmed right whale births, is unprecedented. Sandy McFarlane believes how we address these issues will require an understanding of how we got to this moment, the complexity of the environment, and how we as humans fit into the larger ecosystem. 

On The Point, Mindy Todd talks with McFarlane about the issues, and about her latest book Swirling Currents, Controversy, Compromise and Dynamic Coastal Change.





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Mindy Todd is the host and producer of <i>The Point</i> on WCAI which examines critical issues for Cape Cod and the Islands. She brings more than 40 years of experience in radio and television to WCAI.