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Real Eco-Horrors: Poisoned Waters

February 21, 2013, 7pm

Poisoned Waters

Credits

Director, Rick Young, a "Frontline" production (USA, 60m, 2009)

Official Website

Pulitzer-prize winning journalist Hedrick Smith explores the dangerous condition of some of America's great waterways, like Puget Sound and the Chesapeake Bay. Polluted runoff from a variety of industries poses a threat to fish, wildlife and human health.

Sponsored in collaboration with the Honors Program of the Program for Experienced Learners at Eckerd College.

Hedrick SmithPresented by the narrator and co-writer of the documentary, Pulitzer prize winning journalist and author Hedrick Smith, the narrator and co-writer of Poisoned Waters. Hedrick Smith is the author of The Russians, The Power Game, and his most recent work, Who Stole the American Dream?, examines the impact and import of changes in America's political and economic climate over the past few decades.

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