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American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1, The Swamp
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directed by Randall MacLowry, 1963-; produced by Rebecca Taylor, fl. 1999 and Randall MacLowry, 1963-, Film Posse and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 54 mins
The Swamp tells the dramatic story of humanity's attempts to conquer the Florida Everglades, one of nature's most mysterious and unique ecosystems. Home to a profusion of plants and animals found nowhere else on the continent, the Everglades was an immense watershed covering the southern half of the Florida penins...
directed by Randall MacLowry, 1963-; produced by Rebecca Taylor, fl. 1999 and Randall MacLowry, 1963-, Film Posse and WGBH Educational Foundation, in American Experience, Season 31, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 1 hour 54 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 15, Endangered Coral Reefs Die as Ocean Temperatures Rise and Water Turns Acidic
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 15 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 7 mins
In addition to negative consequences caused by overfishing and pollution, coral reefs face another major existential threat: increased acidity from warming oceans. Hari Sreenivasan reports from Florida about the dire outlook for coral reefs, as well as efforts and research to try and save them.
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 15 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 7 mins
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Land of the Eagle, Episode 3, Conquering the Swamps
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produced by Steve Nicholls, fl. 1986 and Paul Reddish, fl. 1986, British Broadcasting Corporation and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, in Land of the Eagle, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1990), 49 mins

The story of how North America was discovered and tamed is told through two sets of eyes: the native Indians and the European newcomers. The series, which received a Finalist Certificate at the New York Festival, is a magnificent hotchpotch of paintings, photographs, old songs played on period instruments, contemp...

produced by Steve Nicholls, fl. 1986 and Paul Reddish, fl. 1986, British Broadcasting Corporation and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, in Land of the Eagle, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1990), 49 mins
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Looking for John Muir
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written by Robert Perkins, fl. 1991; directed by Robert Perkins, fl. 1991 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1996), 56 mins
Robert Perkins retraces the steps of 19th century Scottish naturalist John Muir, who walked through one thousand miles of the American South in 1867. Perkins takes to the road to provide a personal assessment of how the Southern landscape has changed since Muir's time and examines some of the environmental damage...
written by Robert Perkins, fl. 1991; directed by Robert Perkins, fl. 1991 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1996), 56 mins
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Natural State, Natural State: Episode 3
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produced by Stuart Allan, fl. 2005, in Natural State (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International), 24 mins
Garden Seat That Grows- A British student designer has come up with a novel idea of a garden seat that grows itself. Plant Stroking Machine- English developers have come up with a device that caresses a plant to simulate various breezes. Storm Stopper- Scientists in Florida have come up with a powder that is drop...
produced by Stuart Allan, fl. 2005, in Natural State (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International), 24 mins
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Why The Florida Keys Still Need Support, A Year And A Half After Hurricane Irma
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produced by NewsHour Productions (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2019), 7 mins
In March, FEMA ended its temporary housing program for people affected by Hurricane Irma, which slammed the Florida Keys in September 2017. But as rebuilding continues after one of the costliest storms in U.S. history, shelter for survivors and volunteers continues to be a major challenge in an area known for a cr...
produced by NewsHour Productions (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2019), 7 mins
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Wrath of Irma
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produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 3 mins
Anderson Cooper takes you through the devastation left in Hurricane Irma's path through South Florida, from Miami to the Keys.
produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 3 mins
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