In a new endangered species episode, Mariana and Jonah get together to talk about sawfish, of which all five species are endangered or critically endangered. The sawfish are so-called for their chainsaw-shaped rostra (noses), and their ecologies are just as interesting as their faces.
Sources & Links:
Read the fascinating NatGeo features that inspired today's topic:
Visit the IUCN profiles for all five species: https://www.iucnredlist.org/search?query=sawfish&searchType=species
And watch an incredible video of a sawfish birth: https://www.earthtouchnews.com/conservation/endangered/first-ever-sawfish-birth-filmed-in-the-wild-video/?fbclid=IwAR0tGROiu0UINCEjZSnoMV_zKKstTrujpXEYJRhOVfrms5dB4WOi_ViD0mI
Theme Song: Epic Cinematic by Scott Holmes / https://scottholmesmusic.com