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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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Horizon, season 50 episode 7, Swallowed by a Sinkhole
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directed by Ed Booth, fl. 1997; produced by Ed Booth, fl. 1997, in Horizon, season 50 episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 50 mins
Science documentary series. Professor Iain Stewart travels to Florida to investigate sinkholes, and why the geology of this state makes it the sinkhole capital of the world.
directed by Ed Booth, fl. 1997; produced by Ed Booth, fl. 1997, in Horizon, season 50 episode 7 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 50 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), 51 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), 51 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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Sinking Cities, Season 1, Episode 4, Miami
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produced by Kim Bondi, fl. 2001, Cineflix, in Sinking Cities, Season 1, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins

Miami is beloved for its beaches and waterfront homes and businesses. See how engineers and planners are trying to protect Miami from rising seas and ever-more-frequent and violent storm surges that could destroy the city’s tourist and business economy.

Sinking Cities Most of the world's great cities stand on coas...

produced by Kim Bondi, fl. 2001, Cineflix, in Sinking Cities, Season 1, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 55 mins
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