Critical Habitat

Critical Habitat was produced in 1993 in partnership with KCTS-TV in Seattle. An hour and a half long, it was a comprehensive exploration of the scientific, economic, social, and political underpinnings of the conflict over the old growth forests of the Pacific Northwest, which had come to a head in 1991 when the northern spotted owl was placed on the Endangered Species list.

Below are 6 excerpts that give a sampling of those themes.