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Date: November 15, 2010

Film crew finishes film at Oregon Caves
Film crew finishes film at Oregon Caves.  "That's a Take!"

An independent film producer, Greg Frederick Productions, has just finished shooting a film series on the scientific and cultural significance of Oregon Caves National Monument to be aired on the Public Broadcasting Service network.

The film series, which is scheduled for release in April 2011, is the result of a two-year partnership between Southern Oregon Public Television and Oregon Caves National Monument. In addition to the PBS film series, the film will serve the monument’s mobility impaired visitors and local and distance education programs. Parts of the film will also be used in a virtual tour being produced as part of this partnership project.

Did You Know?

A small cave located near the visitor center.

The marble rocks of Oregon Caves were once a tropical reef that was pushed under the continental edge to a depth of 12 miles and then uplifted to 4,000 feet above sea level.