Season 30, Episode 3 Jungle Eagle

First Aired: November 9, 2011

The hidden world of the harpie eagle is explored in Venezuela's Orinoco River jungle, where a nest-cam is placed in the home of a family of the big birds, which can stand 3-ft. tall and possess 6-ft. wingspans. While the mother stays in the nest to protect its chick, the father heads off in search of food, returning with such delicacies as howler monkeys, capuchins and sloths.

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  • Premiered: October 10, 1982
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  • 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)

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