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March 2005 Pledge Special: Oregon's Ancient Wonders: A Geologica

OPB | Feb. 1, 2005 7:30 p.m.

Oregon's geology tells fantastic stories of awesome volcanic eruptions and cataclysmic floods. This 3-hour special takes you to many of our scenic wonders as we show you where these events took place in order to better understand how they have shaped Oregon's landsapes.

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Major Support Provided By: Dorothy D. Gage

Additional Support Provided By: the Coit Family Foundation, Fred and Clara Dolen Charitable Foundation, Kay Kitagawa and Andy Johnson-Laird, Christine and David Vernier, and the Greenfield/Hartline Habitat Conservation Fund of the Nature Conservancy.

Special thanks for support by: The Roundhouse Foundation, Jon and Nancy Decherd, Bonnie and Peter Reagan