The Jefferson Exchange, December 28, 2012 - Hour 1
Protecting the Pacific
Californians celebrated the grand opening of 19 north coast Marine Protected Areas this December, and the completion of a statewide network, making the state a national leader in ocean protection. California's 848 square mile marine reserve system, the largest network of undersea sanctuaries in the continental U.S., is now complete.
If you have grandchildren, would you recognize their voices over the phone, instantly? That's a key question for many older adults, because scammers continue to get information, money, and more out of grandparents by pretending to be grandchildren in trouble. Oregon State Police are warning people to be aware of the potential of being scammed, and offer ways to avoid being taken.