A horse’s head, a monkey’s tail, males that give birth—seahorses are by all accounts fascinating freaks of nature. They have captured human hearts and become an icon of our oceans, but today these enchanting fish have a price on their head, the animals being worth up to their weight in silver. Indeed, the demand for seahorses is so great it could wipe them off the map, unless a global battle to save them is won.
This week on the Love Nature streaming app, wildlife filmmaker Natali Tesche-Ricciardi sets out to discover what makes these fish so very special, and so coveted they are being sought after worldwide, dead or alive. Watch Seahorses: Wanted Dead or Alive right now for free, with a 30-day free trial of Love Nature, for the best nature documentaries on demand.
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Seahorses: Wanted Dead or Alive
With a horse’s head, a monkey’s tail and males that give birth to offspring, seahorses are amongst the ocean’s most captivating and iconic inhabitants. Follow wildlife filmmaker Natali Tesche-Ricciardi as she sets out to investigate the causes of the rapidly plummeting seahorse population.
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