America Outdoors with Baratunde Thurston

Understory | The Scientist Surfing to Fight Climate Change

Special | 10m 6s  | Video has closed captioning.

Baratunde Thurston meets Cliff Kapono, a Native Hawaiian who is using both science and surfing - or rather, his surfer’s understanding of the ocean - to protect coral reefs around the world. Cliff also discusses how surfing, coral reef restoration, and science are all intertwined and woven into his identity as a Native Hawaiian.

Aired: 08/18/22

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning