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This American Land

A unique series of magazine-style episodes hosted by Bruce Burkhardt, a former environmental reporter for CNN, and a fresh new talent, Caroline Raville. Each episode will link 5 or 6 stories, sometimes in a theme, showing how conservationists, fishermen, hunters and outdoor recreationists are sharing responsibilities for protecting America's natural heritage for future generations. The focus will be on will be on wild and beautiful places you've never heard about, and on passionate people protecting vital American landscapes, waters, and wildlife. There's nothing quite like this on national television; THIS AMERICAN LAND will be a distinctive approach to covering serious . . .

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Friday, Aug 17, 2012 - 9:30 AM    "Critical Colorado, Checkups for Manatees, Appalachian Forests" The Colorado River brings drinking water, irrigation, recreation and livelihood to millions of people in the West. But there is not an unlimited supply of this resource. Business owners on and near the river are working to make sure their neighbors, and policy makers in Washington, get a complete picture of how critical this river is. G
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Friday, Aug 31, 2012 - 9:30 AM "Ferrets and Prairie Dogs, Hidden Gems, Follow the Water, Island Fires" (PLUS)
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Friday, Sep 7, 2012 - 9:30 AM "Fiddler Crabs, Disappearing Chincoteague, California Desert, Hurricane Sleuth" (PLUS)
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Friday, Sep 14, 2012 - 9:30 AM "Bison Homecoming, Preserving Tribal Languages, Peregrine Protection, Soaring with Paragliders" (PLUS)
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Friday, Sep 21, 2012 - 9:30 AM "Canyon Mysteries, Ailing Alligators, Lights, Camera, Photosynthesis, Wild Horses" (PLUS)
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Friday, Sep 28, 2012 - 9:30 AM "Beaver Builders, Wrangling Water, Body Electric, Census in the Smokies" (PLUS)
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Friday, Oct 5, 2012 - 9:30 AM "Digging for Dinosaurs, Sonoran Desert Protection, "Swamp People"" (PLUS)
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Friday, Oct 12, 2012 - 9:30 AM "Arctic White Geese, Veterans in the Great Outdoors, Tracking a Coral Killer" (PLUS)
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Friday, Oct 19, 2012 - 9:30 AM "Montana Wilderness, Bald Eagle Recovery, Lionfish Derby, Crocodile Man" (PLUS)
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