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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 23, 2012 - 8:30 AM    "Wolverines, Desert Wilderness, Military Base Makeover" Among the most solitary and elusive mammals in North America, wolverines are making a slow comeback in the lower 48 after their numbers were depleted by trapping and poison. Rugged and dedicated scientists are working to understand their world and habitat requirements. G
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Friday, Nov 23, 2012 - 8:30 AM "Wolverines, Desert Wilderness, Military Base Makeover" (PLUS)
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Friday, Nov 30, 2012 - 8:30 AM "Ferrets and Prairie Dogs, Hidden Gems, Follow the Water, Island Fires" (PLUS)
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Friday, Dec 7, 2012 - 8:30 AM "Fiddler Crabs, Disappearing Chincoteague, California Desert, Hurricane Sleuth" (PLUS)
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Friday, Dec 14, 2012 - 8:30 AM "Bison Homecoming, Preserving Tribal Languages, Peregrine Protection, Soaring with Paragliders" (PLUS)
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Friday, Dec 21, 2012 - 8:30 AM "Canyon Mysteries, Ailing Alligators, Lights, Camera, Photosynthesis, Wild Horses" (PLUS)
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Friday, Dec 28, 2012 - 8:30 AM "Beaver Builders, Wrangling Water, Body Electric, Census in the Smokies" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jan 4, 2013 - 8:30 AM "Digging for Dinosaurs, Sonoran Desert Protection, "Swamp People"" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jan 11, 2013 - 8:30 AM "Arctic White Geese, Veterans in the Great Outdoors, Tracking a Coral Killer" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jan 18, 2013 - 8:30 AM "Montana Wilderness, Bald Eagle Recovery, Lionfish Derby, Crocodile Man" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jan 25, 2013 - 8:30 AM "Idaho Wilderness, Loggerhead Turtles, Sandfish Lizard, Wrangling Water" (PLUS)
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