3 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Endangered species "
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CARL BUCHHEISTER AT WAKULLA SPRINGS

CARL BUCHHEISTER AT WAKULLA SPRINGS

Date
1970
Description
Carl Buchheister, former president of the National Audubon Society, advocates the preservation of Florida's wildlife and natural splendor in an interview at Wakulla Springs Wildlife Refuge. Mr. Buchheister discusses alligators, water conservation, wildlife reserves, citizen involvement in conservation programs, environmental protection legislation, controls on pollution, avoiding thermal pollution from atomic reactors, oil spills, damage caused to lakes from dredging, preservation of the Everglades, the Cross Florida Barge Canal "boondoggle" and the protection of endangered species.
Collection
Flight Into Oblivion: Story of the Everglades Kite

Flight Into Oblivion: Story of the Everglades Kite

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This film describes the Central and Southern Florida Flood Control District and its purpose. It tells how uncontrolled burns destroyed nesting areas and food sources of kites. There are shots of kites in flight and mating, as well as shots of their eggs. Viewers also see anhinga, a great blue heron and their nests. The film shows the feeding and first flights of some kite hatchlings. It tells how flood control helps maintain the food supply of the kite and helps ensure its survival. The film also shows the alligator, sandhill crane, wood ibis, great white heron, osprey, roseate spoonbill and bald eagle. It covers the environment of the Everglades and endangered species. Produced by Goodway Films; sponsored by Central and Southern Florida Flood Control District.
Collection
Silent Sirens: Manatees in Peril

Silent Sirens: Manatees in Peril

Date
1980
Description
This is an excellent film about the plight of the endangered manatee. It is narrated by Leonard Nimoy and is full of beautiful underwater photography. It shows tracking by radio collar, injured manatees and manatee interaction with people.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
CARL BUCHHEISTER AT WAKULLA SPRINGS CARL BUCHHEISTER AT WAKULLA SPRINGS Conservation
Drainage
Endangered species
Environmental protection
Interviews
Preservation
Wildlife
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Flight Into Oblivion: Story of the Everglades Kite Flight Into Oblivion: Story of the Everglades Kite Birds
Conservation
Endangered species
Drainage
Flood control
Wildlife
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Silent Sirens: Manatees in PerilSilent Sirens: Manatees in PerilEndangered species
Mammals
West Indian Manatee
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