RE: NANFA-- Natives should get TV exposure

Jay DeLong (
Wed, 13 Sep 2000 08:53:12 -0700

Have you folks seen the video "Swimming in Troubled Waters". It was
produced by Virginia Tech University and the USFWS 4 or 5 years ago. It's
really great and according to the closing credits can be ordered for $10
Virginia Coorerative Extension Service
112 Landsdowne St.
Virginia Tech
Blackburg, Virginia 24060

I guess they still sell it. JR, do you know?
The work being done by JR's Conservation Fisheries, Inc, returning some
nongame species to streams is featured, as is the Tennessee Aquarium and
other efforts. This video is a valuable look at native fishes and fish
conservation needs in the Southern Appalachians. I greatly recommend that
any of you seriously considering creating some sort of educational video
order that video first and see what's already been done. Henry, Rob-- if Va
Tech is out of videos, I'll make you a copy of mine. Why don't you find
them on the web and send them an email asking about availability of the

Jay DeLong
Olympia, WA

> -----Original Message----- > From: On Behalf > Of Henry Deford > Sent: Tuesday, September 12, 2000 2:17 PM > To: > Subject: Re: NANFA-- Natives should get TV exposure > > > Robert, > > What a great idea! I love it! Well I am in my last year at my > school and we > have a video club/video editing studio. We have tons of video equipment > especially digital video cams, which I can use. I could film some great > streams and rivers in the area and film some of fish that are in > the area. I > can then put it on a digital tape or VHS and send it to whoever would like > it to be able to add to our progression towards a TV Show. We could use my > footage for the program showing fish around the MD/VA/PA area. I would be > able to get footage in the fall and winter and edit it in the > spring around > March and have it out by May. > > Thanks, > > Henry Deford > Owings Mills, MD

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