The Grid | Germany | Ursula Sladek | Community activists respond to the Chernobyl nuclear accident by creating the country’s first successful, cooperatively owned, renewable power company. The Rhinos’ Flight | Zimbabwe | Raoul du Toit | When the rhino population in his homeland is threatened by heavily armed poachers, a visionary bush pilot moves the animals hundreds of miles to safety. My Toxic Reality | Texas | Hilton Kelley | An entrepreneur returns home to his environmentally damaged coastal community to fight an ominous source of major industrial pollution. Troubled Water | El Salvador | Francisco Pineda | Courageous farmers paid with their lives as they stood up against a transnational gold mining corporation to protect their fragile water resources. The Solution | Russia | Dmitry Lisitsyn | On an island off the coast of Siberia, a dedicated activist fights to protect endangered wildlife and the region's biodiversity from oil and gas development. River of Dreams | Indonesia | Prigi Arisandi | A charismatic teacher leads the cleanup of the Surabaya River from a flood of industrial chemicals and sewage that are causing severe health issues for local people.
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Episode #2011 / Length: 26 minutes
- Tuesday, December 10th at 9:30 AM on KLRU Q