Season 6, Episode 6 Legend of the Lightning Bird
First Aired: November 22, 1987
Techniques used by lightning birds, or hammerkops, to build huge, sturdy nests that, when abandoned, are taken over by a host of other creatures including rats, Egyptian geese, kestrels, owls, and even pythons. Narrator: George Page.
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- Premiered: October 10, 1982
- Rating: TV-G
- Premise: PBS's signature (and multi-award-winning) natural-history series uses gifted wildlife documentarians and stunning photography to reveal what its first host, Donald Johanson, called `the magic and mystery of the fascinating natural world.' The series has ga… (more)