Show: Along the Blackstone

Episode: Along the Blackstone - Water Quality.mpg

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Episode Description:

By the beginning of the 1970’s, the Blackstone River was known as one of the worst polluted rivers in America. With 200 years of industrial development along its banks and with the Blackstone Valley being the birthplace of America’s journey to industrialization, is anyone surprised that the river would reflect all the abuses industrialization would bring? But times change and people do to. Today the image of a very polluted river is changing. Join us as Along the Blackstone Episodes #11 takes you on a tour of Narragansett Bay with Save the Bay, story teller Marc Joel Leavitt and the internationally acclaimed Celtic group PENDRAGON tell the story of Allison of the Blackstone, and finally world renown canoe & kayak instructor & boat designer, Bob Foote and Joe Baer talk about what a great recreational river the Blackstone is.

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File Name of SD Episode: Along the Blackstone - Water Quality.mpg

Total SD Episode Video Runtime (hh:mm:ss): 00:30:00

File Size of SD Episode Video: 966,465,540 Bytes

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Date SD Episode Video Uploaded: Tuesday, August 17, 2010 - 10:03

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