University of Vermont

The College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Geography

Sawmill Survival

Hedda Peterson and John Ryan researched and produced a 12 min. documentary titled "Sawmill survival" for the Geography class Geog 245 Nature and People in Rural Environments seminar with Professor Cheryl Morse.

The video and interview set this small sawmill business into the broader context of the US rural economy.

Plus, it features Bela Fleck and the Flecktones in the background.

Check it out