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OpenRoad With Doug McConnell

OpenRoad With Doug McConnell

With Doug McConnell

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017 at 02:06 PM PST

Past and Future Wetlands

Past and Future Wetlands

Witness the Bay Area’s rich wetlands heritage reborn to nurture nature and protect us from the rising tides of climate change.

Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 02:34 PM PDT

Fund for People in Parks

Fund for People in Parks

A new fund to support important public programs in our underfunded national parks.

Monday, May 2, 2016 at 10:58 AM PDT

Parks In Focus

Parks In Focus

Young people from Bay Area middle schools are learning the art of photography and seeing Yosemite National Park for the first time.

Saturday, Mar 19, 2016 at 03:16 PM PDT

Magical Mt. Tamalpais

Magical Mt. Tamalpais

See Mt. Tamalpais, Marin County's iconic landmark, through the eyes and lens of a volunteer fire lookout and filmmaker who is passionate about preserving the mountain and restoring its historic West Peak.

Monday, May 11, 2015 at 10:17 PM PDT

Markegard Family Grass-Fed Ranch

Markegard Family Grass-Fed Ranch

Just 40 miles from downtown San Francisco, a young peninsula family is proving that sustainable agriculture and preserving open space can work hand-in-hand.

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ABOUT THE SHOW

OpenRoad with Doug McConnell takes viewers on journeys to explore the natural, historical and cultural treasures of the Bay Area and Northern California focusing principally in parks and open spaces protected by the public and made accessible to all people for all time.

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MEET DOUG MCCONNELL

Doug McConnell has hosted and produced many series, specials and news reports on commercial and public television since moving back to the Bay Area in 1983. Among his series was the legendary, "Bay Area Backroads," the longest-running television series in Bay Area broadcast history.

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OUTDOOR VOICE

Parks, trails and open spaces don't just happen. They need you. Discover ways to take care of the natural places you love.

OUR UNDERWRITERS

OpenRoad is made possible in part by support from these public and non-profit institutions that are committed to caring for our special environmental and historical legacies and inviting us to join them.