Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio: Peter Jennings) White House plan to restore the Everglades introduced.
(No location given: Bill Blakemore) The impact of land development on the Everglades' environment examined; scenes shown from Florida's Everglades. [US Army civil works Michael DAVIS - says the project dried up a national treasure.] The new plans to tear down levees and canals built by the Army Corps of Engineers to try to restore the region's nature detailed. [National Audubon Society Stuart STRAHL - says we need to replumb the system.]
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Augusta, ME: Barry Serafin) The beginning of a new era in Augusta, ME, featured; scenes shown of the removal of the 162-year-old hydroelectric Edwards Dam to allow the Kennebec River to run free. [Interior Secretary Bruce BABBITT - says this starts a new era of river restoration.] [Kennebec Coalition Steve BROOKE - says the river-related jobs are gone.] [American Rivers Margaret BOWMAN - hopes this Maine project becomes a model for dam removal.]
- Blakemore, Bill;
- Jennings, Peter;
- Serafin, Barry
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
- You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
- You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
- If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.