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Rodents of Unusual Size - Giant Swamp Rats Invading Coastal Louisiana
Hard-headed Louisiana fisherman Thomas Gonzales doesn't know what will hit him next. After decades of hurricanes and oil spills he faces a new threat -- hordes of monstrous, 20-pound swamp rats. Known as "nutria," these invasive South American rodents breed…
Rockies
Episode 1 of Kingdoms of the Sky
PBS
The Rockies stretch 3000 miles across a beautiful wilderness, home to cougar, wolverine, wolves, and grizzly, and where daredevil wingsuit fliers jump from high peaks and Native Americans compete in breakneck horse races.
Andes
Episode 3 of Kingdoms of the Sky
PBS
The longest mountain range on the planet holds hidden worlds, from the driest desert on Earth to cloud forests full of life, from pumas to shape-shifting frogs. And see descendants of Inca build bridges of grass among the spectacular peaks.
Unbranded - Inspiring Adoption of Wild Horses
3,000 Miles, 16 Wild Horses, 5 states, 4 Men, 1 Goal: To ride from Mexico to Canada on an adventure of a lifetime through the deepest back-country in the American West and prove the worth of 50,000 wild horses and…
Stroop - Journey into the Rhino Horn War
Two filmmakers explore the war for rhino horn. Initially setting out on a six-month project, the duo leave their jobs, sell their homes, move in with their mothers and give up nearly four years of their lives to document not…
Himalaya
Episode 2 of Kingdoms of the Sky
PBS
Meet the extraordinary wildlife and people of the Himalaya--the highest mountain range on earth, where the air is the thinnest, the wind the strongest, the storms the fiercest. The higher you climb, the tougher it gets to survive.
Life is One - Three Bear Cubs Return to the Wild
This is the story of three orphan sun bear cubs from Indonesia and their return to the wild. The story is told by the foster parent of these cubs who accompanied them to their independence. The viewer is placed in…
Night Parrot Stories - A Mysterious Australian Bird
In the remote deserts of Australia lives an elusive nocturnal bird called the Night Parrot. Virtually nothing is known of its ecology as it's disappeared at the end of the 19th Century. Searching for evidence of its existence became a…
Rise of the Eco Warriors - Young Activists Saving the Rain Forest
Every individual matters, every action counts. A group of passionate and adventurous young people leave their known worlds behind to spend 100 days in the jungles of Borneo. Their mission is to confront one of the great global challenges of…
Stories of Wolves
"Stories of Wolves" is about the recovery efforts for our Mexican Gray Wolves, the most endangered land mammal in all of North America. There only remain about 90 wolves in the wild in Arizona and New Mexico. The film has…
Green
Her name is Green, she is alone in a world that doesn't belong to her. She is a female orangutan, victim of deforestation and resource exploitation. This film is an emotional journey with Green 's final days. It is a…
Wild Lessons
Part of the Series: Nature's Miracle Orphans
PBS
Watch two-toed baby sloth Pelota learn to be independent in Costa Rica, while in Australia, young kangaroo Harry must be taught to socialize with his mates. Baby fruit bat Bugsy needs special help when his mother can't provide milk.
Second Chances
Part of the Series: Nature's Miracle Orphans
PBS
Watch rescue center caregivers help wild baby orphans get back on their feet. In Australia, a teddy bear comforts baby koala Danny, and tiny wallaby Neil receives preemie care. In Costa Rica, baby three-toed sloth Newbie battles pneumonia.
Elephant Whisperer
Part of the Series: Gorongosa Park
PBS
Join Poole and his sister Joyce to gain insights into elephant behavior.
The Wolf That Changed America - Wilderness Preservation in the 19th Century
Part of the Series: Nature
PBS
In 1893, a bounty hunter named Ernest Thompson Seton journeyed to the untamed canyons of New Mexico on a mission to kill a dangerous outlaw. Feared by ranchers throughout the region, the outlaw wasn't a pistol-packing cowboy or train-robbing bandit.…
Frogs: The Thin Green Line - Endangered Frog Species
Part of the Series: Nature
PBS
It is the greatest mass extinction since the dinosaurs. Population by population, species by species, amphibians are vanishing off the face of the Earth. Despite international alarm and a decade and a half of scientists scrambling for answers, the steady…
Lion Mystery
Part of the Series: Gorongosa Park
PBS
Investigate a baffling mystery: why Gorongosa's lion population isn't growing.
Elephants
Part of the Series: Sex in the Wild
PBS
Joy and Mark travel to Africa to explore the unique reproduction challenges of the largest animal on land -- the elephant. Find out how females select the strongest mates, why elephants have the longest pregnancy in the animal kingdom and…
Wildlife Photography
Episode 13 of The Guide to Landscape and Wildlife Photography
Start the second half of the course with Mr. Laman, who introduces you to the varied skills mastered by all great wildlife photographers. First up: a journey to the rainforests of Borneo in search of African hornbills that illustrates the…
Dolphins
Part of the Series: Sex in the Wild
PBS
Joy and Mark investigate the reproductive secrets of marine mammals to learn how animals that breathe air manage to mate, give birth and raise their young underwater. Joy travels to New Zealand to uncover the mating strategy of dusky dolphins.…