Save the Goliath Grouper! Jim Abernathy on FWC’s proposal to allow harvesting

Florida Fish and Wildlife (FWC) is holding hearings in Florida on a proposal to allow anglers to harvest a limited number of Goliath Grouper each year. Goliaths have been listed an critically endangered on the IUCN Red List http://www.iucnredlist.org/

In today’s Eco Interviews we speak to world renown shark expert and conservationist Jim Abernathy. If you have never seen a Goliath Grouper prepare to have your mind blown. They can grow up to 800 lbs!!!

To attend FWC meetings look up time and location here… http://myfwc.com/fishing/saltwater/rulemaking/workshops/

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