Great Plains: America's Lingering Wild
This two-part program follows photographer Michael Forsberg, as he examines what wildness remains in the plains of North America. Stretching nearly one million square miles down the heart of the continent, the Great Plains is a fragile and threatened ecosystem. Covering a variety of wildlife and habitats, this program introduces a host of dedicated people working to keep the wild alive. Based on Forsberg's book of the same name.
Great Plains: America's Lingering Wild Previous Broadcasts
We Live with the Land (Episode #102H)
KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 2, 2017 -- 11:00 AM
(see description in part 1)
A Long Hard Struggle (Episode #101H)
KQED Plus: Wed, Feb 1, 2017 -- 11:00 AM
The program begins with the story of wate. Along the way Forsberg talks with numerous experts as he seeks an understanding of how best to safeguard the water supplies needed to support our remaining wildlife. Then, Forsberg and the crew learn more about providing sufficient habitats for area wildlife.