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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 2, 2012 - 8:30 AM    "Rio Grande Del Norte, Climate Adaptation, Flying Aces of the Insect World, Peel Watershed, Indigo Snakes" In northern New Mexico the Rio Grande runs through a spectacular gorge formed by a rift in the Earth's crust. It is a critical flyway for migratory birds, with a plateau on either side that is an important habitat for elk and deer. A pending Congressional bill would protect these areas as the Rio Grande del Norte National Conservation Area. G
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Friday, Nov 2, 2012 - 8:30 AM "Rio Grande Del Norte, Climate Adaptation, Flying Aces of the Insect World, Peel Watershed, Indigo Snakes" (PLUS)
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Friday, Nov 9, 2012 - 8:30 AM "Future Conservation Leaders, Natural Resources Revival, Fight for Frogs, Amazing Monarch Journey" (PLUS)
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Friday, Nov 16, 2012 - 8:30 AM "Critical Colorado, Checkups for Manatees, Appalachian Forests" (PLUS)
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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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