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Expeditions with Patrick McMillan

Naturalist, author, educator and Emmy-winning host Dr. Patrick McMillan embarks on exotic and fascinating adventures throughout North and South America EXPEDITIONS WITH PATRICK MCMILLAN. The 13-part series overflows with compelling wildlife and wilderness footage captured in the United States and beyond. McMillian's passion and contagious enthusiasm for the natural world is evident as he journeys through gorges, immense seas of grass, deciduous forests, Arctic tundra and other ecologically rich destinations. This season, he treks through the wildlands of California, sees the remnants of a land bridge in Alaska and explores the ever-changing tapestry of the Great Plains, among many other . . .

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Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017 - 12:00 AM    "The Prairie Dog Wars" Is it possible to enjoy a steak and at the same time heal the weary Great Plains? You might be shocked to find out that ranchers today must break the law to conserve the prairie on their own property. Join Patrick as he visits a ranch in western Kansas where a landowner is fighting to keep his prairie dogs, without which black-footed ferrets, burrowing owls, ferruginous hawks, mountain plovers and swift foxes might soon disappear. There is a silent war brewing on the Great Plains where tradition and politics are pitted against the survival of the prairie. D
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Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017 - 12:00 AM "The Prairie Dog Wars" (PLUS)
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Monday, Nov 20, 2017 - 8:00 PM "Grandfather Mountain, Island in the Sky" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017 - 12:00 AM "Grandfather Mountain, Island in the Sky" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Nov 25, 2017 - 4:30 PM "California, An Ecological Island" (PLUS)
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Monday, Nov 27, 2017 - 8:00 PM "The Ace Basin, A Coastal Treasure" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 - 12:00 AM "The Ace Basin, A Coastal Treasure" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Dec 2, 2017 - 4:30 PM "California - Hope, Survival and Resilience" (PLUS)
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Monday, Dec 4, 2017 - 8:00 PM "The Ace Basin, A Conservation Miracle" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 - 12:00 AM "The Ace Basin, A Conservation Miracle" (PLUS)
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Monday, Dec 11, 2017 - 8:00 PM "The Florida Scrub - Islands In Time" (PLUS)
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