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Summary: Experience the wildlife of the Okavango Delta, an oasis and lush paradise in Southern Africa that connects a wide array of creatures. Lions chase elephants, who chase hippos, who chase crocodiles.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV OKA

Summary: With some 40 species of shark calling Hawaii's waters home, scientists are seeing new animal behavior around every corner. Hopping from island to island, uncover surprising moments of cooperation, rarely seen hunting tactics and striking insights into these predators. Meet the Whitetip reef shark, Whale shark, Tiger shark and more through the lens of remote sensor cameras and drone technology.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD E-TV SHA

Summary: There are almost 300 species of squirrels that can glide through the air, outwit rattlesnakes, and survive the coldest temperatures of any mammal. Uncover the extraordinary abilities of these cheeky nut lovers as a filmmaker puts their problem solving to the test on a specially designed obstacle course. And see the world through the eyes of an orphan red squirrel called Billy.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Summary: A filmmaker investigates his traumatic encounter with a 30-ton humpback whale that breached and almost landed on him while he was kayaking. What he discovers raises far bigger questions about humans' relationship with whales and their future.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV WHA

Summary: The hippopotamus has long been an enigma: an aquatic mammal that cannot swim, a vegetarian that is also the most dangerous animal in Africa. All hippos are utterly dependent on water,but in Botswana, hippos face an unparalleled challenge as deep floodwaters dry to dust in a matter of months. The documentary goes beneath the surface to show how hippos protect their families and face their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD HIP

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV HIP

Summary: Enter stories of the most unlikely cross-species relationships imaginable: a chimp bottle-feeding tiger cub, a giant tortoise snuggling with a baby hippo, a black crow parenting a meerkat. Look at these remarkable relationships first hand, and through caregivers, biologists, and animal behaviorists. Explore what they suggest about the nature of animal emotions.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Distribution 2013

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD An

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV ANI

Summary: Cuba's unspoiled tropical terrain, closed for decades by a U.S. trade embargo, escaped the commercialization of its Caribbean island neighbors. A title wave of hotels, asphalt, and pollution may be just ahead, if tourism experts are right. Look inside the long-closed paradise to see what the future holds for Cuba's unusual species of amphibians, reptiles, and fresh water fish.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS 2010

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2 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV CUB

Burgstone, Jon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farallon Pub. 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.421 BUR

Summary: In Europe's highest mountain range, discover how Eurasian lynx, golden eagles, ibex, griffon vultures and other animals face extreme seasonal fluctuations from thunderstorms to avalanches in an epic two-part documentary event. On every mountain slope, ridge or meadow, a natural world drama plays out as animals fight for survival in the Alps.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS 2021

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV ALP

Summary: The first program observes the Red panda and Giant panda (one of the world's most endangered mammals) in their natural habitat, the bamboo forest of China's "Mountains of the Sleeping Dragon" a national panda reserve. The second program features the San Diego Zoo's challenge to successfully breed and raise a Giant Panda in captivity. Spotlighted is Hua Mei the baby panda and staff from the San...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Questar 2003

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV NAT

Summary: In a hidden realm at the end of the world, amidst the massive ice mountains of Chile's Torres del Paine National Park, condors soar, colorful caracaras keep a sharp eye out for prey, graceful guanacos roam, and vivid pink flamingos make a theatrical appearance.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV PUM

Summary: America's only show that makes fun of really bad B-movies from the comfort of a spaceship floating above Earth. Volume six returns, with long out of print classics: Outer space; Attack of the giant leeches; Gunslinger; and Mr. B's lost shorts.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV MYS

Summary: Volume XXIV presents four of cinema's transplants from other countries that just didn't quite make it. Perhaps there was a good reason for that, but you can be the judge along with Joel, Mike, and their robot brothers Tom Servo and Crow T. Robot.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Shout! Factory 2012

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV My

Summary: Guy Hamilton, an ambitious Australian reporter on his first overseas assignment, is befriended by a Eurasian cameraman, Billy Kwan, with connections in high places. Hamilton soon gains an entree to Indonesian Communist Party leaders, as well as insight into Jakarta's grim realities on the eve of a major political upheaval.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM/UA Home Video and Turner Entertainment Co. 1997

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA YEA

Wasik, Bill.

Summary: Charts the history, science, and cultural mythology of rabies, documenting how before its vaccine the disease caused fatal brain infections and sparked the creations of monsters, including werewolves, vampires and zombies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 614.5 WAS

Smith, Bill O.

Summary: Chickadees bend and weave tall pines into a bright snowy dome for a forest animal celebration in winter. Told in rhymed verse.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC SMI

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SMI

Smith, Bill O.

Summary: Only the fearless heart of a child can follow a dream into the wild ... to a land of birdie parades and ginormous eggs, a land of mystery and majesty. This land is our land, but not ours alone. Welcome to Chickadeeland!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleepytime Press 2018

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SMI

Smith, Bill O.

Summary: Where do chickadees go at night? What a story they have to tell! So gather around, one and all, for a flight of fancy into the mysteries of the natural world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleepytime Press 0000

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Smi

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC SMI

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Smith 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SMI

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2 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE SMI

Murphy, Jill.

Summary: Mrs. Large tries to take a peaceful, relaxing bath but her family has other ideas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers 1999

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MUR

Murphy, Jill.

Summary: Mr. Bear spends the night searching for enough peace and quiet to go to sleep.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 1982

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