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Title Nature. Crash [videorecording] : a tale of two species / produced by Argo Films and Thirteen/WNET New York ; written, produced, and directed by Allison Argo.

Publication Info. Chicago, IL : Questar, [2008]
2008

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  DVD 577 NAT    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Performer Narrator, Allison Argo.
Credits Camera, Michael Male, Andrew Young ; editor, Allison Argo ; music, Tom Phillips.
Note Originally broadcast as an episode of the PBS televison series: Nature.
System Details DVD; widescreen presentation.
Audience Rated TV-G.
Summary A a compelling example of how every species is interconnected and of our potential to destroy or restore those connections, this documentary tells the story of the interdependence of the red knot shorebird and the horseshoe crab. Each year, the red knot winters on the southern tip of South America and then embarks on a 10,000-mile journey to its nesting grounds in the Arctic, timing its migration precisely to coincide with the annual spawning of the horseshoe crab in the Delaware Bay. The eggs of the horseshoe crab fuel the birds on one of the longest migrations on Earth. However, in recent years, human interference has lessened the supply of crab eggs available, thereby endangering the red knot.
Contents Call of the moon -- The crash -- The gift of life -- Spawning season -- A tight spot -- A difficult road.
Subject Wetland ecology -- Delaware Bay (Del. and N.J.)
Food chains (Ecology) -- Delaware Bay (Del. and N.J.)
Limulus polyphemus -- Eggs -- Delaware Bay (Del. and N.J.)
Red knot -- Food -- Delaware Bay (Del. and N.J.)
Endangered species -- Western Hemisphere.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on.
Delaware Bay (Del. and N.J.)
Genre/Form Nature television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Added Author Argo, Allison.
ArgoFilms.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Questar, Inc.
Added Title Crash : a tale of two species
Nature (Television program)
Standard No. 033937037962
ISBN 9781594643989
1594643989
Music No. QD3796 Questar

 
    
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