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The Desert Speaks

THE DESERT SPEAKS is an Emmy award-winning series focusing on desert regions around the world. Much more than a nature documentary, THE DESERT SPEAKS presents stories about the people, cultures, plants, animals and geological features encountered on travel adventures in deserts near and far away. Host David Yetman is a research scientist at the University of Arizona's Southwest Center and is a nationally known author and accomplished photographer who specializes in the plants, geography and people of northwestern Mexico. Using boats, bikes and burros, Yetman takes viewers from Bolivia to Baja California, bringing his boundless enthusiasm, energy and knowledge to . . .

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Thursday, Jan 4, 2018 - 8:00 AM    "Into The Swell: Utah's High Desert" Utah's San Rafael Swell is one of the most remote and least-visited wonders of the desert southwest. Host David Yetman and his brother, Geologist Dick Yetman, camp out and explore the geology and vegetation of this intimidating stretch of desert. They also trek through Utah's Little Grand Canyon to see the pictographs and petroglyphs that were created thousands of years ago. D
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More The Desert Speaks on PLUS (MT)
Thursday, Jan 4, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Into The Swell: Utah's High Desert" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jan 5, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Dying Traditions in a Mexican Pueblo" (PLUS)
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Monday, Jan 8, 2018 - 8:00 AM "Navajo Canyon Lands" (PLUS)
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