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Great Plains: America's Lingering Wild

Nature photographer Michael Forsberg examines the remaining "wildness" in the Great Plains of North America. Featuring stunning imagery, the program is based on Forsberg's book of the same name. Less than 200 years ago, the Great Plains was one of the greatest grassland ecosystems on Earth, stretching nearly a million square miles down the heart of the continent. The prairie was a place of constant motion, shaped by an unforgiving cycle of the seasons. Huge numbers of bison, elk, pronghorn, deer, prairie dogs, prairie wolves and even grizzlies were common. There were massive migrations of birds and fish. But as . . .

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Episode Description
Friday, Oct 18, 2013 - 6:00 PM    "A Long Hard Struggle" Nature photographer Michael Forsberg with a documentary team from Nebraska's public television system explore remnant wildlands and the wildlife living in them in 11 Plains states, and examine what is required to help the wild areas and wildlife flourish. The film begins with water in Nebraska and also looks at wildlife's requirements for roaming in Montana, Oklahoma, Wyoming and South Dakota. Part 1 of 2 G
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Saturday, Oct 4, 2014 - 12:00 AM "We Live with the Land" (PLUS)
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Monday, Mar 2, 2015 - 1:00 AM "A Long Hard Struggle" (PLUS)
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Monday, Mar 9, 2015 - 1:00 AM "We Live with the Land" (PLUS)
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