Swim for the River

This study guide offers background information and discussion of the Swim for the River video collection on the Hudson River and its many connections to the environment and communities.

The Swim for the River DVD includes the documentary and short films that go along with this study guide. It brings the audience through an informational experience with swimmer Christopher Swain in the Hudson River. It explains the Hudson River through topics of historical social and environmental studies and how the river connects many places.

Use this guide to lead learning and discussions on the history and state of the Hudson River.