OJ 803 Seg 2

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
803
Zone: 
Segments
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Trout Bums
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Vermont is home to some of the best skiing in Vermont and with that, the state has become home to a growing population of ski bums. People that just can't spend enough time on the slopes during the winter season. Believe it or not this same phenomenon is happening on Vermont's trout streams. We caught up with a couple of young trout bums during the last days of the season on the Middlebury River. These two fishing guides may fish for a living but they also live to fish.

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OJ 803 Seg 1

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
803
Zone: 
Segments
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Canoe Based Bass Fishing
Body: 

Canoes are perfect for fishing Vermont's countless small ponds. Native Americans developed these simple, versatile vessels over the course of thousands of years and they are well suited to exploring everything from tiny creeks to the shores of Lake Champlain. Today's canoes are lightweight, low maintenance and relatively inexpensive, and they open up a world of hidden waters that are either off-limits or inaccessible to larger boats. We visit Emerald Lake State Park as well as another local pond for some exciting bass fishing.

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OJ 802 Seg 3

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
802
Zone: 
Segments
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Northern Pike
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As winter slowly loosens its icy grip on Lake Champlain, activity on and around the lake is almost nonexistent. But under its slushy surface, it is a different story. As spring approaches, multitudes of fish are gearing up for the spawning season, and many of the lake's bays and marshy setbacks teem with life. For the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department, it's the perfect opportunity to begin gathering data for its northern pike management project.

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OJ 802 Seg 2

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
802
Zone: 
Segments
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Alburg Dunes
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We visit a hidden gem within the great Vermont State Park system, Alburg Dunes State Park. This 625-acre property became a state park in 1996. It is named for the sand dunes near the center and western end of the south-facing natural sand beach. This beach is amongst the longest beaches on Lake Champlain.

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OJ 802 Seg 1

Series: 
Outdoor Journal
Episode #: 
802
Zone: 
Segments
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Northeast Kingdom Brook Trout
Body: 

One of the best places to fish for brook trout are beaver ponds. A good beaver pond can hold Vermont's favorite fish in numbers and sizes rarely seen in streams, and a hidden beaver pond teeming with plump, colorful brookies is a treasured discovery. One of the best places to look for a productive beaver pond is Vermont's rugged Northeast Kingdom, especially in the fall, when the orange bellies and red fins of spawning brookies are a perfect compliment to the bright fall foliage. And thanks to the efforts of the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Conservation Group, finding a good beaver pond is easier than ever.

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Profile - Alec Webb & Megan Camp - Links

Series: 
Profile
Episode #: 
1021
Zone: 
Links
Header: 
Links & Info
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shelburnefarms.org

 
Shelburne Farms
Administrative Offices
1611 Harbor Road,
Shelburne, VT 05482

Profile - Alec Webb & Megan Camp - Web Extra

Series: 
Profile
Episode #: 
1021
Zone: 
Web Extra Video
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Web Extra
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Vermont Civil War Hospitals Reflected in Louisa May Alcott's Hospital Sketches

Date: 
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 7:00 pm
Location: 
Brownell Library
Address: 
6 Lincoln Street
City, State: 
Essex Jct., VT
Phone: 
802-878-6955
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

The Brownell Library in Essex Jct., Vt., has received a grant to develop screenings, lectures and other activities related to the American Masters program "Louisa May Alcott: The Woman Behind ‘Little Women.’" 

Vermont Civil War Hospitals Reflected in Louisa May Alcott’s Hospital Sketches, presented by Civil War Historian, Howard Coffin.

All programs are free and open to the public. For more information about this and other events, contact the Brownell Library via email, phone (802) 878-6955 or visit the library's website.

Louisa May Alcott:  The Woman Behind Little Women, a documentary film co-produced by Nancy Porter Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/WNET New York’s American Masters, and a biography of the same name written by Harriet Reisen.  Louisa May Alcott programs in libraries are sponsored by the American Library Association Public Programs Office with the support of the National Endowment for the Humanities. 

Vermont Public Television and Vermont Humanities Council are in concert with Brownell Library.  Brownell Library is also grateful for the support of Friends of Brownell Library and The Brownell Library Foundation. 

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Our Regiment's Story in the Civil War: The 9th Vermont, 1862-1865

Date: 
Monday, April 25, 2011 7:00 pm
Location: 
Brownell Library
Address: 
6 Lincoln Street
City, State: 
Essex Jct., VT
Phone: 
802-878-6955
Source: 
VPT sponsored
Description: 

The Brownell Library in Essex Jct., Vt., has received a grant to develop screenings, lectures and other activities related to the American Masters program "Louisa May Alcott: The Woman Behind ‘Little Women.’" 

Our Regiment’s Story in the Civil War: The 9thVermont, 1862-1865, a talk by Civil War historian, Don Wickham. Sponsored by the Essex Civil War Veterans Committee. All programs are free and open to the public. For more information about this and other events, contact the Brownell Library via email, phone (802) 878-6955 or visit the library's website.

Louisa May Alcott:  The Woman Behind Little Women, a documentary film co-produced by Nancy Porter Productions, Inc. and Thirteen/WNET New York’s American Masters, and a biography of the same name written by Harriet Reisen.  Louisa May Alcott programs in libraries are sponsored by the American Library Association Public Programs Office with the support of the National Endowment for the Humanities. 

Vermont Public Television and Vermont Humanities Council are in concert with Brownell Library.  Brownell Library is also grateful for the support of Friends of Brownell Library and The Brownell Library Foundation. 

Featured Event: 
Yes

Profile - Samir Sumaida'ie - Web Extra

Series: 
Profile
Episode #: 
1020
Zone: 
Web Extra Video
Header: 
Web Extra
Body: 

In connection with The Story of the Jews, WNET Education is launching an essay contest for high school aged students to examine how stories shape our identities.

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