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Willamette Valley Fen

OPB | Oct. 20, 2011 8:30 p.m.

Have you ever heard of a fen? These unique geographic features used to be fairly common in Western Oregon and Washington but now they are rare. We visit what may be the last intact fen left in the Willamette Valley and see plant species that exist nowhere else.

First Broadcast: 2011
Producer: Jule Gilfillan
Videographer: Michael Bendixen
Editor: Todd Sonflieth
Camera Assistant: Kyle Neumann
Safety Driver: Weldon M. Holloway

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  • Dorothy D. Gage and Dan Stanton
  • Fred and Clara Dolen Charitable Foundation

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  • Kay Kitagawa and Andy Johnson-Laird
  • Christine and David Vernier
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  • Beth Torry Miller Trust
  • Greenfield/Hartline Habitat Conservation Fund of the Nature Conservancy
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