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Bill Moyers reports : Earth on edge

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Summary:Filmed in collaboration with the World Resources Institute, this Bill Moyers program assesses the state of the environment. Combining interviews with leading scientists and reports from Mongolia, British Columbia, Brazil, South Africa, and the state of Kansas, Moyers and his team of award-winning producers explore the impact that human activities have on the planet while asking an urgent question: What is happening to the Earth's capacity to support nature and civilization? Discusses work of the Millenial Ecosystem Assessment.
Contributor:Moyers, Bill D.
Hogan, Pamela
Firestone, Felice
Ablow, Gail, 1962-
Amron, Alison
O'Neill, Judy Doctoroff
Moyers, Judith Davidson
Provider:Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Public Affairs Television (Firm)
World Resources Institute
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Century:2001-2100
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Ecosystem health
Ecosystem management
Adaptation (Biology)
Ecology
Euthenics
Nature and nurture
Biology
Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (Program)
Genre:Environmental television programs
Nature television programs
Documentary television programs
Credits:A production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. in collaboration with the World Resources Institute ; a presentation of Thirteen/WNET New York ; producers, Pamela Hogan ... [et al.] ; director of production, Felice Firestone. Host, Bill Moyers. Editor, Alison Amron ; writers, Gail Ablow ... [et al.] ; co-producer, Gail Ablow ; executive producers, Judy Doctoroff Oneill and Judith Davidson Moyers ; executive editor, Bill Moyers ; music, Jamie Lawrence ; directors of photography, Mark Falstad ... [et al.] ; animation, Edgeworx.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Agriculture, Environment, Conservation, the Natural World
Films@UM Browse terms:Conservation, Environment
Collection:Films@UM
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