Four Rivers and a Swamp
A year-long project to study and experience the rivers that have their origin in the great Green Swamp of Central Florida.
The Mythic Alligator
Florida’s “state reptile” has had a long and colorful relationship with people, as alligators are inextricably intertwined with our state’s culture.
Clyde Butcher 2005
Florida’s foremost nature photographer talks about his mission to preserve the natural Florida landscape.
The Fakahatchee Strand
A scholar tells the story of Florida’s primeval swamp preserve and collects oral histories of some of the people whose lives have become entwined with the wilderness area.
Sally Watt reports from Wewahitchka, in the Florida Panhandle, on the Lanier family, which has tended bees and gathered Tupelo honey for over 100 years.
The Last Cypress
A worker remembers the hard work of cutting down the last of Florida’s giant cypress trees.