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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 3, In Lousiana Rising Seas Threaten Native American Land
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 8 mins
Native American tribal lands along the Louisiana coast are washing away as sea levels rise and marshes sink. As part of our Coping with Climate Change series, Hari Sreenivasan reports from Isle de Jean Charles, a community that is slowly disappearing into the sea.
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 8 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 6, Native American Communities Affected by Climate Change Plan for the Future
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 8 mins
Native Americans from Maine to Washington State convened for a conference at the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian. Their goal: to discuss the effects of climate change on tribal communities.
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 8 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 9, Earth Loses Its 'Air Conditioner': Arctic Ice Cap Shrinks to Record Low Level
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presented by Ray Suarez, 1957-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Ray Suarez, 1957-, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 9 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 6 mins
In September 2012, scientists found that the Arctic ice cap had melted to the smallest size ever. Ray Suarez talks to Walt Meier, a scientist at the U.S. National Ice and Snow Data Center about the new evidence and how a lack of Arctic sea ice affects ocean currents and changes weather patterns.
presented by Ray Suarez, 1957-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Ray Suarez, 1957-, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 9 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 6 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 10, Storms, Starfish and Warmer Waters Wiped Out Half of Great Barrier Reef Coral
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presented by Gwen Ifill, 1955-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Gwen Ifill, 1955-, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 10 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 6 mins
A new study finds that in the last 27 years, half of Australia's Great Barrier Reef coral has died. Gwen Ifill talks to Nancy Knowlton, a coral reef biologist and chair of Marine Science at the Smithsonian Institution, about ecological and economical consequences of the collapse, as well as measures to help mediat...
presented by Gwen Ifill, 1955-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions; interview by Gwen Ifill, 1955-, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 10 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 6 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 12, Protecting New York from Future Superstorms as Sea Levels Rise
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 12 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 7 mins
As thousands of residents continue to clean up from Hurricane Sandy, many are anticipating future disasters and considering how New York will cope with rising seas and potentially more devastating flooding. In this November 2012 report, Hari Sreenivasan looks at options like barriers that could protect the region...
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 12 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 7 mins
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Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 14, Climate Change Threatens the Tribe from 'Twilight'
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presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 14 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 6 mins
Located west of Olympic National Park, La Push, Washington is idyllic at first glance, but its beauty is matched by danger and vulnerability. Located at sea level, La Push lies directly in a flood and tsunami zone. Hari Sreenivasan reports on how the Quileute tribe is adapting to new climate challenges. A fictiona...
presented by Hari Sreenivasan, 1974-; produced by MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, in Coping with Climate Change, Season 1, Episode 14 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 6 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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No Insurance? On Borneo, This Clinic Accepts Manure October 28, 2009
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presented by Fred de Sam Lazaro, fl. 1985 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2009), 8 mins
On the Southeast Asian island of Borneo, the Asri Clinic doesn't take credit cards. Instead, the clinic accepts payments that improve the local ecosystem, be it seedlings for replanting, eggshells for composting, even manure. Fred de Sam Lazaro reports.
presented by Fred de Sam Lazaro, fl. 1985 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2009), 8 mins
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This Nonprofit Has A Sweet Plan For Reclaiming Vacant Detroit Lots
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presented by Mary Ellen Geist, fl. 2008; produced by Public Broadcasting Service (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2019), 2 mins
Detroit is known for the rhythms of Motown and the hum of automobile manufacturing plants. Now, one nonprofit is adding a new sound to this urban landscape: the buzzing of bees. Special correspondent Mary Ellen Geist reports on the efforts of Detroit Hives to reclaim some of the city’s vacant spaces -- while als...
presented by Mary Ellen Geist, fl. 2008; produced by Public Broadcasting Service (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2019), 2 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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