Segment 105

Invading Crayfish, Underwater Robot, Grizzly Destroyers

State(s) featured in this episode: Montana/Oregon/Washington/Wyoming

Paddling and protecting the spectacular Cascadia Marine Trail along Washington’s coastline. Robotic underwater gliders investigate mysterious “dead zones” off the Pacific coast. Young students in Oregon learn how destructive crayfish were transported across the Rockies for science experiments in their own school! A landfill gets a second career as a solar power station. Powerful grizzly bears test new designs for bear-proof trash cans.

More Information:

Grizzly Garbage Can Cracker
Cascadia Marine Trail
Oregon State Underwater Research
Deadzones
Rusty Crayfish
Hickory Ridge Landfill

Metro Atlanta Landfill
 

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