On Fontana Lake, in far western North Carolina, sit hundreds of floating cabins, meant for fishing and weekend getaways. But when the homes were threatened with removal, the owners banded together and took their fight to Washington, DC, where they found themselves in the middle of a debate over what private citizens can do on public property.
Jeremy Markovich: writer, producer, editor, host
James Mieczkowski: production help
Kimberly Simpson: digital manager
Elizabeth Hudson: editor-in-chief
Closing Song: Oak & Pine by Time Sawyer
Additional Music: Lee Rosevere, Blue Dot Sessions
Photograph by Tim Robison