Thursday's ratings highlights:
Survivor topped the hour with 11.32 mil, followed by Bones (8.9 mil). A special Office delivered 7.2 mil, while newbie Parks & Recreation held onto 94 percent of its lead-in, debuting to 6.8 mil.
ABC's In the Motherhood (4.6 mil) and Samantha Who? (4.9 mil) continue to struggle.
CSI recovered from its ER finale-crippled outing, Charismatically delivering 16.4 mil. NBC's regularly scheduled Office drew 7.9 mil, while lead-out 30 Rock dipped 6 percent from its last fresh outing, to 6.8 mil.
CBS' Harper's Island snuffed all comers, premiering to 10.5 mil. NBC's Southland, meanwhile, copped 9.7 mil in its own debut.