Quebec AM | Aug 27, 2013 | 7:47

World's largest phytoplankton-producing areas to be a new aquatic reserve

The biggest salt marsh in the world is located in this province and is soon to be part of a new aquatic reserve. We'll speak with the director of the Manicouagan-Uapishka World Biosphere Reserve about what this means about the North Shore's biodiversity.

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