Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Great Yellowstone thaw / a BBC production with PBS ; directed by Joanne Ashman, Rowan Musgrave ; produced by Rowan Musgrave, Susanna Handslip, Lucy Bowden

Catalog Data

Host:
Johnson, Kirk R.  Search this
Television director:
Ashman, Joanne  Search this
Musgrave, Rowan  Search this
Television producer:
Handslip, Susanna  Search this
Bowden, Lucy  Search this
Author:
BBC Earth (Firm)  Search this
Publisher:
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)  Search this
Production company:
British Broadcasting Corporation  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (approximately 180 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Video recordings
Wildlife television programs
Nature television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Television series
Documentary television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Place:
Yellowstone National Park
Date:
2017
Notes:
"BBC Earth"
Widescreen (16x9).
Host, Kirk Johnson.
Rating: TV-PG.
DVD; Widescreen (16x9) presentation; Region 1.
MSRL copy 39088019603158 and MSRLSI copy 39088019603166 gift of Dr. Kirk Johnson, NMNH Director
Contents:
Episode one: Time of transition -- Waking grizzlies -- A lonely otter -- The deep snow -- Hunting strategies -- Great gray owls -- Episode two: Signs of spring -- The beaver lodge -- Heralds of the season -- Gathering storms -- Going with the flow -- Leaving the nest -- Episode three: A harsh season -- Adapt or die -- The brown up -- Changing habitats -- Life from the ashes -- Beating the odds
Summary:
Yellowstone is home to North America's most iconic wildlife, and every year these animals must survive the Thaw-one of the harshest seasonal changes on Earth when temperatures can swing from minus 40°F in winter to almost 100°F in summer. Learn how animals cope with this range, and witness the impact on individual families of wolves, grizzly bears, beavers, and great gray owls.
Topic:
Animal behavior  Search this
Animals  Search this
Animals--Effect of global warming on  Search this
Call number:
video 001502
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084487