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Starfish are dying by the millions off the Pacific Coast, from Alaska to Southern California. It’s the largest documented marine epidemic in human history, marine ecologist Drew Harvell told a reporter 

Harvell Tells Public Radio about Starfish Epidemic

June 24, 2014

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Starfish are dying by the millions off the Pacific Coast, from Alaska to Southern California. It’s the largest documented marine epidemic in human history, marine ecologist Drew Harvell told a reporter for Here and Now, National Public Radio’s live midday news program.

Listen to the story about Sea Star Wasting Syndrome, with audio from the San Juan Islands of Washington’s Puget Sound.