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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, Jan 10, 2014 - 9:30 AM    "Ferrets and Prairie Dogs, Hidden Gems, Follow the Water, Island Fires" After being nearly wiped out in the early 20th century, the black-footed ferret is making a comeback. It has taken a complicated conservation effort and a captive breeding program to restore this species to the Great Plains. The health of the population is tied directly to the success of the prairie dogs. G
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Friday, Jan 10, 2014 - 9:30 AM "Ferrets and Prairie Dogs, Hidden Gems, Follow the Water, Island Fires" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jan 17, 2014 - 9:30 AM "Fiddler Crabs, Disappearing Chincoteague, California Desert, Hurricane Sleuth" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jan 24, 2014 - 9:30 AM "Bison Homecoming, Preserving Tribal Languages, Peregrine Protection, Soaring with Paragliders" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jan 31, 2014 - 9:30 AM "Canyon Mysteries, Ailing Alligators, Lights, Camera, Photosynthesis, Wild Horses" (PLUS)
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Friday, Feb 7, 2014 - 9:30 AM "Beaver Builders, Wrangling Water, Body Electric, Census in the Smokies" (PLUS)
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Friday, Feb 14, 2014 - 9:30 AM "Digging for Dinosaurs, Sonoran Desert Protection, "Swamp People"" (PLUS)
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Friday, Feb 21, 2014 - 9:30 AM "Arctic White Geese, Veterans in the Great Outdoors, Tracking a Coral Killer" (PLUS)
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Friday, Feb 28, 2014 - 9:30 AM "Montana Wilderness, Bald Eagle Recovery, Lionfish Derby, Crocodile Man" (PLUS)
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Friday, Mar 7, 2014 - 9:30 AM "Idaho Wilderness, Loggerhead Turtles, Sandfish Lizard, Wrangling Water" (PLUS)
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Friday, Mar 14, 2014 - 9:30 AM "Rio Grande Del Norte, Climate Adaptation, Flying Aces of the Insect World, Peel Watershed, Indigo Snakes" (PLUS)
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