About the Project
PLANET H2O is a two-part documentary series on the state of fresh water around the world for PBS hosted by America Ferrera and Sara Paxton. The TV series included an educational website, PRINT guide, and interactive activities for the classroom. Partners included the United Nations Cyber Schoolbus and national organizations.
Maura created the concept and served as Executive Producer, as well as the writer and segment producer. Secured primary funding from Toyota USA Foundation and distribution funding from three leading education foundations.