Water’s Journey: Everglades, Currents of Change DVD (Part 2 of 2)
Water’s Journey, an award-winning PBS documentary series, follows a team of explorers as they trace the dynamic journey of water through caves, springs, rivers, and wetland estuaries and coral reefs. Along the way they learn about the challenges and problems that face our waterways and what needs to be done to protect them.
Twenty-two million people call it home. Millions more travel to Florida for recreation, beaches and theme parks. Few know Florida is home to one of the greatest ecosystems on earth – The Florida Everglades. But this masterpiece has reached its limit to absorb mankind’s ever-growing impacts. Although people may not always agree about how to restore balance to the Everglades, one thing is clear. Humanity needs wetlands. They are the foundation of a fragile ecosystem that extends from inland waterways to the ocean wilderness. Can we achieve the delicate balance that protects humanity and the environment? Will the largest restoration plan ever attempted… succeed? Join our team of scientists and explorers as they follow the flow of the great river of grass, and beyond.