Assignment Earth: The rise of zombie subdivisions
Smart-growth advocates in Idaho try to preserve scenery, wildlife and open space in the aftermath of a housing boom that came to a screeching halt.
After the collapse of the housing boom left thousands of sprawling vacant lots in half-built subdivisions, smart-growth advocates in Teton County, Idaho, are trying to salvage the mess to preserve scenery, wildlife and open space. (Video: Assignment Earth)
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"Assignment Earth" features compelling video reports from the front lines of major environmental stories from around the globe. Topics include global warming, pollution, habitat destruction and endangered species.