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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, Nov 30, 2012 - 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, Nov 30, 2012 - 9:30 AM "Ferrets and Prairie Dogs, Hidden Gems, Follow the Water, Island Fires" (PLUS)
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Friday, Dec 7, 2012 - 9:30 AM "Fiddler Crabs, Disappearing Chincoteague, California Desert, Hurricane Sleuth" (PLUS)
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Friday, Dec 14, 2012 - 9:30 AM "Bison Homecoming, Preserving Tribal Languages, Peregrine Protection, Soaring with Paragliders" (PLUS)
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Friday, Dec 21, 2012 - 9:30 AM "Canyon Mysteries, Ailing Alligators, Lights, Camera, Photosynthesis, Wild Horses" (PLUS)
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Friday, Dec 28, 2012 - 9:30 AM "Beaver Builders, Wrangling Water, Body Electric, Census in the Smokies" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jan 4, 2013 - 9:30 AM "Digging for Dinosaurs, Sonoran Desert Protection, "Swamp People"" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jan 11, 2013 - 9:30 AM "Arctic White Geese, Veterans in the Great Outdoors, Tracking a Coral Killer" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jan 18, 2013 - 9:30 AM "Montana Wilderness, Bald Eagle Recovery, Lionfish Derby, Crocodile Man" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jan 25, 2013 - 9:30 AM "Idaho Wilderness, Loggerhead Turtles, Sandfish Lizard, Wrangling Water" (PLUS)
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Friday, Feb 1, 2013 - 9:30 AM "Rio Grande Del Norte, Climate Adaptation, Flying Aces of the Insect World, Peel Watershed, Indigo Snakes" (PLUS)
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