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Boat Building


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It takes an expert to build a traditional, seaworthy boat from scratch, right? See how a group of complete amateurs come together to hand-build a traditional style 12 person skin-on-frame “umiak” in just one week.

First Broadcast: 2009
Producer: Ed Jahn

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Boat Building; Sixgill Sharks; Tsunami Update (2103)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2103
Original Broadcast: October 22, 2009