SERVICE NOTICE DEC. 16, 2014 - We’ve been experiencing transmission problems in southern Vermont, related to our Mt. Ascutney transmitter. If you’ve been having trouble receiving our signal over the past few days, we’d like to hear from you. Please email engineering@vermontpbs.org. It would help us to know your town and whether you receive Vermont PBS via cable or over the air.

OJ 505 Seg 2

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
505
Zone: 
Segments
Header: 
4-H Shooting Jamboree
Body: 

More than 60 million youngsters have participated in 4-H programs since their inception back in 1902. And today 4-H continues to be the largest youth development program in the United States. Although often thought of as strictly an agricultural organization, 4-H engages youth in hands-on, experiential learning and activities that cover almost any interest. The National 4-H Shooting Sports Program stands out as an example. Young people learn marksmanship, the safe and responsible use of firearms, the principles of hunting and archery, and much more. To learn more about the program, we visited the 4-H Shooting Jamboree at the Northeast Kingdom Skeet Club in Burke Hollow, Vt.

Cove Link (DEPRECATED): 
http://video.vpt.org/video/1399373984?starttime=798000&end=1126
Image: 

OJ 804 Seg 3

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
804
Zone: 
Segments
Header: 
Conservation Leaders
Body: 

Almost half of today's students graduating with a wildlife degree have never hunted and have a minimal understanding of the impact that hunters provide to wildlife management and other conservation programs. In 2005 the Wildlife Management Institute and Max McGraw Wildlife Foundation began the Conservation Leaders for Tomorrow program as a way to introduce students to the culture and concepts of hunting. For the last two years the Conservation Leaders for Tomorrow program has held their program at Camp Kehoe on Lake Bomoseen in Castleton, Vermont.

Cove Link (DEPRECATED): 
http://video.vpt.org/video/1473762816?starttime=904000&end=1531
Image: 
Order: 
3
Extra Info: 

OJ 804 Seg 1

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
804
Zone: 
Segments
Header: 
Youth Waterfowl Weekend
Body: 

Young hunters and their adult mentors have a variety of special seasons to choose from, but the oldest youth hunt just might be the best. Youth waterfowl weekend in late September may not be as popular as the special seasons for deer and turkey, but it offers youngsters an unparalleled opportunity to experience some of Vermont's finest public marshes at a time of year when duck numbers are high. It's a great chance to introduce a young person to a life-long sport that fosters a deep appreciation for wetlands and wildlife.

Cove Link (DEPRECATED): 
http://video.vpt.org/video/1473762816?starttime=82000&end=746
Image: 
Order: 
1

Vermont PBS names new President & CEO

Vermont PBS Board Chair Rob Hofmann is pleased to announce the appointment of Holly Groschner as President and CEO. Read more...

Makin’ Friends With Ryan Miller - Season 2 Online Now!

Vermont transplant and Guster frontman Ryan Miller seeks out far-fetched friends across the state! Available exclusively online.

Lifelong Learning

Learn about our new PLUS channel


A second HD broadcast service offering alternative programming and more content from local and regional producers.

 

Vermont PBS Weekly

Our weekly email newsletter highlighting upcoming shows and important station news. Sign Up Today!

Vermont PBS

204 Ethan Allen Avenue
Colchester, VT 05446
(802) 655-4800
© 2014 Vermont PBS
All Rights Reserved

Facebook Twitter YouTube LinkedIn Pinterest