An Arctic Journey in a Changing World
Full Program: In 1994, Okoboji, Iowa native David Thoreson and five others aboard a sailboat called Cloud Nine attempted to cross... 30:12
Photo gems from David Thoreson, who recorded his unprecedented sailing trip through the Northwest Passage in 2008.... 02:58
A visual trip through the Northwest Passage as seen by sailboat Cloud 9. Music is "Waterfall" by Michael Kelsey. 03:36
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Program Description: Join Okoboji, Iowa native David Thoreson on an historic voyage through the famed Northwest Passage. An Arctic Journey in a Changing World premieres December 4 at 7 p.m. on Iowa Public Television. Photographer/videographer David Thoreson was onboard the first American sailboat to successfully navigate the frigid waters connecting the North Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
In this half-hour documentary, Iowa Public Television chronicles Thoreson’s historic voyage as he examines the implications of climate change.