National Coverage

LL&W has been featured nationally in magazines, newspapers, and on radio and television. Below is just a sampling of the prominent stories and features that have covered our clean-up and restoration efforts.

Magazines

  • Boat Digest
  • Field & Stream
  • Highlights for Children
  • LIFE
  • National Geographic
  • People
  • Readers Digest
  • Smithsonian 
  • TFK Extra (published by Time Magazine and distributed to elementary schools
  • Time
  • Time for Kids
  • Waterways Journal
  • Weekly Reader Science

Newspapers

  • Associated Press (multiple articles released nationwide)
  • Chicago Tribune
  • Mississippi Monitor (Newspaper of American Rivers)
  • USA Today

Radio

  • ABC Radio Show – “The Osgood Files”
  • GreenWave Radio (Syndicated)
  • NPR – Interview/E-Award
  • NPR – Great Lakes Radio Consortium

Television

  • NBC Nightly News – “Cleaning Up the Mississippi”
  • PBS Special – “Mainstream”
  • ABC World News
  • CBS Sunday Morning News – “Mr. Clean”
  • CNN News (award-winning feature)
  • CNN News – “People You Should Know”
  • CNN American Voices
  • CNN Educational Channel
  • CNN Earth Matters
  • Discovery Channel – “River Warriors” pilot
  • Fox National News
  • Hard Copy
  • MTV – “The Mandy Show”
  • NBC’s Today Show
  • NBC Nightly News – “Big Muddy”
  • NPR – Washington DC
  • Outdoor Channel – “Thin Green Line”
  • “To Tell the Truth” (syndicated show)

International Coverage

  • Asahi Shimbun (Japan’s Largest Daily Paper)
  • Australian Broadcast Company (International)
  • “Distribution” (Aired in Australia, Europe, & Asia)
  • Morgenavisen Jyllands-Posten (Denmark’s Largest Daily Newspaper)
  • NHK-TV Tokyo, Japan