No larger than a bottle cap, abalone once were to California what lobster is to Maine but their populations are depleted. Rosanna Xia reports on the environment for the Los Angeles Times, where she accompanied a group of scientists from the lab to the coast who are dedicated to saving these sea snails.
Sea snails are staging their comeback
Hey! Did you enjoy this piece? We can’t do it without you. We are member-supported, so your donation is critical to KCRW's music programming, news reporting, and cultural coverage. Help support the DJs, journalists, and staff of the station you love.