It’s the longest running show on cable. It drew more than 30 million viewers last year. It’s Shark Week on the Discovery Channel, which kicked-off last night. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Auriel Rolle-Polk spoke with Florida Museum of Natural History Shark Research Director George Burgess, who says there’s more to the animal than the show sometimes portrays.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/BurgessQA.mp3]
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Florida Gov. Rick Scott said for the first time Monday that he supports having the state acquire thousands of acres to build a reservoir system south of Lake Okeechobee to help battle toxic algal blooms.