Long Island teens create film aimed at protecting the environment

Fifty teens from low-income school districts took part in a filmmaking program aimed at drawing attention to Long Island's natural resources. The four-week course was

HEMPSTEAD - Fifty teens from low-income school districts took part in a filmmaking program aimed at drawing attention to Long Island's natural resources.

The four-week course was given at Hofstra University, and focused on improving and preserving the local environment.

Participants say they enjoyed learning about the region and how to act in a collegiate environment.

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