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
- 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)