A newsmagazine about national conservation issues.
Sat., September 5, 2015
Protecting Bristol Bay; A Billion Oysters; Dryden, NY - A Town That Stopped Fracking; Just the Facts on Fracking
Protecting Alaska's Bristol Bay from oil and gas drilling; restoring oyster beds in New York Harbor. Also: a New York town that banned fracking; and fracking studies.
Sat., September 12, 2015
Hogs on the Buffalo; Farming the Upstream; Reborn to Be Rewild
A hog farm that threatened America's first national river; farmers in Iowa and Illinois who've adopted practices to prevent the runoff of chemicals and waste in the Mississippi River; and Indian reservations in Montana where bison run free.
This documentary charts the District's rise from the ashes of the 1968 riots to its emergence as a world-class city, featuring first-hand accounts from those who shaped the events of the time.Learn more →
Classical WETA 90.9 FM showcases notable new (or newly reissued) CDs each week. Hear selections from the CD on-air throughout the week, and check online to learn more about the artist and the music.Learn more →
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s as an educational television station, the addition of a public radio station, and evolution into a major national producer for PBS.See timeline →