Explore some of the amazing efforts to restore the health of America’s waterways. Follow scientists and fishermen as they team up to rebuild North Carolina’s deteriorating oyster reefs. Battle algae blooms with Lake Erie researchers and discover how the largest dam removal project in U.S. history is providing hope for Washington state’s salmon. Plus, discover an Ohio artist who turns coal mine run-off into works of art.
Watch the full 1/2 hour television episode above or watch individual segments and read accompanying articles on the following pages:
- Restoring Oyster Reefs
- Battling the Bloom: Lake Erie
- A River Returns
- From Coal to Canvas: An Artist Turns Toxic Runoff into Palette-Worthy Paints (article only)