Pennsylvania's Conservation Heritage

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has a remarkable history of conservation. Interviews with individuals involved in conservation heritage from the mid-20th century to the present help to tell that story.

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Penn's Woods: Cradle of Conservation

A historic look at how Pennsylvania's natural resources helped transform the state.

Penn's Woods: Cradle of Conservation

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Generations Yet to Come: Environmental Rights in PA

Pennsylvania recognizes environmental quality as a basic civil right.

Generations Yet to Come: Environmental Rights in PA

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Justice In Chester

The struggle to stop the clustering of commercial waste facilities in Chester, PA

Justice In Chester

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Rachel Carson: Voice of Nature

Focus on Rachel Carson’s work and its impact on PA environmental and conservation policy.

Rachel Carson: Voice of Nature

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Ned Smith: Gone for the Day

The story of self-trained artist, writer and naturalist Ned Smith

Ned Smith: Gone for the Day

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Straight Talk: The Ralph Abele Story

Ralph W. Abele’s “Resource First” philosophy helped protect PA waterways and aquatic life.

Straight Talk: The Ralph Abele Story

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Mira Lloyd Dock: A Beautiful Crusade

Mira Lloyd Dock, the first woman to hold job in PA government either appointed or elected.

Mira Lloyd Dock: A Beautiful Crusade

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Gifford Pinchot’s Conservation Legacy

Gifford Pinchot used his wealth and power to protect the nation’s natural resources.

Gifford Pinchot’s Conservation Legacy

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The Life of Maurice Goddard

WITF original documentary on the Life Of Maurice Goddard.

The Life of Maurice Goddard