Bears of the Last Frontier

Chris Morgan and Joe Pontecorvo set up camp at a remote spot in the heart of Alaskan wilderness, alongside the largest concentration of grizzlies in the world. From brutal battles among males during mating season to tender moments between a grizzly mom and her cubs, they witness bears at their most raw.

Premiered May 22, 2011

Salmon: Running the Gauntlet

The Columbia River Basin once teemed with young salmon heading toward the ocean and mature salmon returning to their home rivers and streams to spawn. Now, many salmon species of the Pacific Northwest are extinct, and thirteen, including the iconic sockeye salmon, are currently endangered.

Premiered May 1, 2011
Video expires June 28, 2019

Survivors of the Firestorm

In February 2009, the state of Victoria in southeast Australia went up in flames; and raging fires engulfed everything in their path. By the time the fires subsided, 173 people had lost their lives, over one million acres of mountain ash forest had been destroyed, and countless animals had perished. Following "Black Saturday", life demonstrated its remarkable resilience even in the middle of burned and blackened wilderness.

Premiered April 17, 2011

Broken Tail: A Tiger’s Last Journey

The tiger known as Broken Tail was born in Ranthambhore National Park in northern India. When he's found killed by a train in Darra, 100 miles away from home, it only raises questions. How did Broken Tail travel so far away from home? Why did he leave in the first place? Colin Stafford-Johnson looks for answers.

Premiered January 18, 2012