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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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Monday, Jun 25, 2012 - 7:00 AM    "Jaguars and Vaqueros" Host David Yetman travels along with the Northern Jaguar Project to see how they use motion activated cameras to track jaguar movements through Eastern Sonora Mexico. By paying local ranch owners for any jaguar images captured on their land, this project working to convince the vaquero (the Mexican cowboy) that el tigre is worth more alive than dead.. D
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Monday, Jun 25, 2012 - 7:00 AM "Jaguars and Vaqueros" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jun 26, 2012 - 7:00 AM "Utah's Slick Rock Country" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 - 7:00 AM "Into The Swell: Utah's High Desert" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Jun 28, 2012 - 7:00 AM "Dying Traditions in a Mexican Pueblo" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jun 29, 2012 - 7:00 AM "Navajo Canyon Lands" (PLUS)
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Monday, Jul 2, 2012 - 7:00 AM "The Gadsden Purchase Part 1" (PLUS)
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Tuesday, Jul 3, 2012 - 7:00 AM "The Gadsden Purchase Part 2" (PLUS)
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Wednesday, Jul 4, 2012 - 7:00 AM "Beyond The Asphalt Part 1" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Jul 5, 2012 - 7:00 AM "Beyond The Asphalt Part 2" (PLUS)
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Friday, Jul 6, 2012 - 7:00 AM "Desert Venom" (PLUS)
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