Want better video quality? Sign in to access HD streaming!


Want to watch better-quality PBS Video? Sign in to access HD streaming!

When you sign in, you'll become a PBS Insider and we'll share your contact information with your local PBS station. You may receive updates to help you stay connected with what's happening online and in your community. Privacy Policy


Boreas Ponds Debate Continues

  • Aired: 12/02/2016
  • 26:46
  • Rating: NR
In May 2016 the state announced the completion of the largest land acquisition in more than 100 years, The Boreas Ponds tract, which was the final purchase from a 2012 agreement with the Nature Conservancy. Should the land be designated as "wild forest" or "wilderness?" The vocabulary might not seem like a big difference but it's at the very heart of a debate.
Embed Options
Close ×
Boreas Ponds Debate Continues
Boreas Ponds Debate Continues
Should the Boreas Ponds be classified as "wild forest" or "wilderness?"
Please copy this text to your clipboard.
Problems Playing Video ?
PBS Anywhere - funder area
Related Links:



Watch videos from your favorite PBS KIDS shows with the PBS KIDS Video app for your tablet or phone.

Masterpiece Collection

Own it now! Victoria, Poldark, Downton Abbey on DVD & Blu-ray. Visit ShopPBS.


WSKG Public Media helps all of us explore new worlds and ideas. Give Now