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Ireland's Wild River

Season 32 Episode 13 | 53m 9s | Video has closed captioning.

The Shannon is Ireland’s greatest geographical landmark and the longest river. It is both a barrier and highway – a silver ribbon holding back the rugged landscapes of the west from the gentler plains to the east. The Shannon passes through a huge palette of rural landscapes, where on little-known backwaters, Ireland’s wild animals and plants still thrive as almost nowhere else.

Aired: 02/26/14

Rating: NR

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