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Kissimmee River, Florida #320010

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Feb 28, 1988
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(Studio: Susan Spencer) Report introduced.

(Kissimmee River, Florida: Bruce Hall) Debate between envtlists., local residents and United States government over future of Kissimmee River featured; details given, scenes shown. Attempts by state to recreate natural flow of river that was turned into straight canal by Army Corps of Engineers reported [Project manager Kent LOFTIN - says restoring river is ground-breaking work.] Residents fear of floods detailed. [Realtor Bill MORSE - comments.] [Rancher Jen OVERSTREET - discusses impact of changes on agriculture] [Research environmentalist Lew TOTH - praises project.]

Hall, Bruce;
Spencer, Susan

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