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Environmental Studies Series, America's Temperate Rainforest
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produced by John Forte, fl. 2006, in Environmental Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2006), 20 mins
Located in America's Pacific Northwest is one of nature's most rare ecosystems, the temperate rainforest, a place where over 140 inches of rain falls each year. This timely documentary provides an illuminating portrait of this quickly vanishing treasure, which offers important opportunities to protect biodiversity...
produced by John Forte, fl. 2006, in Environmental Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2006), 20 mins
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Environmental Studies Series, Ancient Forests
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directed by John Forte, fl. 2006; produced by Patricia Forte, fl. 2006 and John Forte, fl. 2006, in Environmental Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2006), 21 mins
Deforestation is a serious problem in temperate forests, such as those found in Washington state's Olympic Peninsula. Clear-cutting of old-growth evergreens can destroy the continuity of the forests, which are vital not only for their role in maintaining biological diversity, but also because of their role in taki...
directed by John Forte, fl. 2006; produced by Patricia Forte, fl. 2006 and John Forte, fl. 2006, in Environmental Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2006), 21 mins
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Environmental Studies Series, America's Tropical Rainforest: El Yunque
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produced by Chip Taylor, fl. 1998, in Environmental Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 1998), 8 mins
The United States' only tropical rainforest, the El Yunque National Forest, is located on the slopes of the Sierra de Luquillo Mountains in Puerto Rico, less than an hour's drive from the city of San Juan. Formerly known as the Caribbean National Forest, El Yunque, as it is locally called, is the rainiest of all o...
produced by Chip Taylor, fl. 1998, in Environmental Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 1998), 8 mins
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Environmental Studies Series, Aldo Leopold: A Sand County Almanac
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produced by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980, in Environmental Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 1980), 29 mins
'If the eco of ecology has literary cornerstones, they are Thoreau's 'Walden,' Marsh's 'Man and Nature,' Carson's 'Silent Spring,' and Leopold's 'A Sand County Almanac.''-Sierra Club Magazine 'The power of 'A Sand County Almanac' is that it helps us see in so many ways that the land is an organism, a circulating s...
produced by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980, in Environmental Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 1980), 29 mins
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Environmental Studies Series, Aldo Leopold: His Life and Thought
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produced by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980, in Environmental Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 1980), 27 mins
Narrated by Lorne Greene (Bonanza), this classic documentary presents the biography of Aldo Leopold (1887-1948), a renowned scientist, educator, philosopher, scholar and writer, who has been called the 'father of wildlife ecology,' as well as the 'father of wildlife management'; the thoughts and reflections of thi...
produced by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980, in Environmental Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 1980), 27 mins
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Environmental Studies Series, 2, Environmental Studies Series: How to Help the Environment
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produced by Richard Carrion, in Environmental Studies Series, 2 (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications), 28 mins
The Environmental Protection Agency, the Environmental Defense Fund, Earth First!, the Audobon Society, the Nature Conservancy - these are just a few of the excellent organizations that help raise awareness about protecting our natural environment. But as the world's population increases and our natural resources...
produced by Richard Carrion, in Environmental Studies Series, 2 (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications), 28 mins
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Environmental Studies Series, 4, Environmental Studies Series: Logging Forests
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produced by Claudia Ferris, in Environmental Studies Series, 4 (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications), 28 mins
Logging forests can be a very controversial topic. On one hand the world needs sustainable forest management practices, on the other hand it is vital the world not suffer from over aggressive deforestation. Like everything that occurs with our environment, a system of balance is required. This candid documentary t...
produced by Claudia Ferris, in Environmental Studies Series, 4 (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications), 28 mins
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Environmental Studies Series, 7, Environmental Studies Series: Revenge of the Amazon
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produced by TSI Inc., in Environmental Studies Series, 7 (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications), 22 mins
'Recommended. This documentary examines the health and disease issues arising in human populations from the current deforestation of the Amazon. According to estimates, almost 30% of the Amazon rain forest will have disappeared by 2010. As a result, there are many mysterious viruses and incurable diseases occurrin...
produced by TSI Inc., in Environmental Studies Series, 7 (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications), 22 mins
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Environmental Studies Series, 10, Environmental Studies Series: Strip Mining
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produced by Robert Godfrey, in Environmental Studies Series, 10 (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications), 29 mins
Crested Butte, Colorado, is a former coal-mining town whose territory in the Rocky Mountains remains in conflict. This classic documentary takes us back to 1984 when we first meet miners who reflect on their coal mining days before the mines closed; this is the perfect segue to the bigger issue at hand: whether AM...
produced by Robert Godfrey, in Environmental Studies Series, 10 (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications), 29 mins
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Environmental Studies Series, 11, Environmental Studies Series: Sylva
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produced by Eric Stavney, in Environmental Studies Series, 11 (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications), 5 mins
Forests. Just how important are they? Frankly, they are essential to sustain life on Earth; we need them to sustain clean air and water, not to mention the shade and shelter they provide, along with the multiple products that are derived from them or the domain they offer the world's wildlife. Unfortunately, all t...
produced by Eric Stavney, in Environmental Studies Series, 11 (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications), 5 mins
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