Produced by Rebekah McAuley and Abigail McDougal.
“Within the Mountains" highlights ways that Appalachian people have historically and continue to make use of the natural resources around them.
Rebekah McAuley is a junior at Letcher County Central High School in Whitesburg, Kentucky. Rebekah spent the summer working with AppalShop in the Appalachia Media Institute’s Summer Documentary Program.
Abigail McDougal is a senior at LCCHS who plans on attending Transylvania University in the fall and pursuing a career in engineering.
This video was submitted as part of a collaboration with the Digital Media class at Letcher Central High School in Letcher County, KY.