1 videodisc (approximately 180 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Wildlife television programs
Nature television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Documentary television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Yellowstone National Park
Host, Kirk Johnson.
DVD; Widescreen (16x9) presentation; Region 1.
MSRL copy 39088019603158 and MSRLSI copy 39088019603166 gift of Dr. Kirk Johnson, NMNH Director
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
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.