The Salt marsh: a question of values

United States, 1975

Film
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For the survival of humanity, we have to recognise the limits of our exploitation of natural systems. This film documents the value of the botanical communities that exist between sea and land. Emphasises the importance of energy flow and food supply in marshes and estuaries.

Credits

producer/director

Stanley Croner

production company

Encyclopaedia Britannica Films

Language

English

Duration

00:21:07:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

28167

Subject categories

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Conservation of natural resources

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Ecological research

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Environmental protection

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Marsh ecology

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Pollution - Environmental aspects

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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