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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, Mar 14, 2013 - 8:00 AM    "Sonora's Forgotten River" Life along the Rio San Miguel has remained relatively unchanged for the last 300 years. David Yetman and Mexican ecologist Alberto Burquez trace the river through Sonora, Mexico, to see how life has adapted to its unpredictable flow. The trip begins in Magdalena de Kino, with a stop at Father Kino's monument, before heading south to the city of Cucurpe. D
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Thursday, Mar 14, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Sonora's Forgotten River" (PLUS)
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Monday, Mar 18, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Argentina: Ancient Patagonia People" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Mar 19, 2013 - 8:00 AM "The Gadsden Purchase Part 1" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Mar 20, 2013 - 8:00 AM "The Gadsden Purchase Part 2" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Mar 21, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Beyond The Asphalt Part 1" (PLUS)
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Friday, Mar 22, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Beyond The Asphalt Part 2" (PLUS)
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Monday, Mar 25, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Desert Venom" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Mar 26, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Jaguars and Vaqueros" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Mar 27, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Utah's Slick Rock Country" (PLUS)
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