Archive for April 21, 2009
Watch Poisoned Waters on PBS Frontline, Then Join Save The Iowa River (STIR)
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TUNE IN (Tuesday) night to see WaterkeeperAlliance Chairman, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and board member, Rick Dove! They are featured on a special PBS FRONTLINE program, Poisoned Waters, airing Tuesday, April 21st, 9 to 11 pm ET/8 to 10 pm Central. [Note from Molly: "Rick travelled to the QuadCities area twice to help us fight
Triumph Foods from building a slaughterhouse in Rock Island County, IL]
Poisoned Waters is an investigation and report card on two iconic American waterways — Chesapeake Bay and Puget Sound. But much of what is shown could be about the Great Lakes, the Everglades, America’s great rivers, and other waterways as well.
In addition to assessing the scope of America’s polluted-water problem, Poisoned Waters highlights several cases in which grassroots citizens’ groups succeeded in effecting environmental change. This is what Waterkeeper Alliance is all about!
TUNE IN tomorrow night to see Waterkeeper Alliance Chairman Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and board member Rick Dove! Record the show! It’s been years since American television devoted two hours of prime time to a high profile, in-depth report on the state of America’s waterways and the new perils they face.