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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, Apr 25, 2014 - 9:30 AM    "Backyard Wilderness, Switchgrass Biofuel, Restoring Native Plants" In Iowa and Tennessee, we see a new energy future where gas comes from grass. Researchers are working with different types of grasses and other cellulosic plant material, learning more about what it's going to take to grow our own fuel. In the first of a series of stories about the biofuel revolution, host Bruce Burkhardt takes us to the frontlines where farmers grow switchgrass, sourgum and miscanthus specifically as renewable fuel sources. D
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Friday, Apr 25, 2014 - 9:30 AM "Backyard Wilderness, Switchgrass Biofuel, Restoring Native Plants" (PLUS)
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Friday, May 2, 2014 - 9:30 AM "Precious Sierra Water, Nevada Wilderness, Rallying to Save a Watershed" (PLUS)
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Friday, Oct 2, 2015 - 9:30 AM "Forage Fish, Wild Olympics, Biofuel from Cornfield Residue, Fire Ants" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Oct 6, 2015 - 9:00 AM "Forage Fish, Wild Olympics, Biofuel from Cornfield Residue, Fire Ants" (PLUS)
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Friday, Oct 9, 2015 - 9:30 AM "Owyhee Canyonlands, Sustainable Alaskan Village, Algae Power, Fungi Fuel" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Oct 13, 2015 - 9:00 AM "Owyhee Canyonlands, Sustainable Alaskan Village, Algae Power, Fungi Fuel" (PLUS)
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Friday, Oct 16, 2015 - 9:30 AM "Wilderness Anniversary, Arkansas Oil Pipeline, Climbing Fish" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Oct 20, 2015 - 9:00 AM "Wilderness Anniversary, Arkansas Oil Pipeline, Climbing Fish" (PLUS)
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Friday, Oct 23, 2015 - 9:30 AM "Seamount of Life. Arctic Traffic, Altamaha River Pollution, Diatoms and Climate Change" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Oct 27, 2015 - 9:00 AM "Seamount of Life. Arctic Traffic, Altamaha River Pollution, Diatoms and Climate Change" (PLUS)
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