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Explore the wonders of nature on WTVP and come back with a greater appreciation of our place on this living planet. Nature programming helps you make connections large and small with creatures and the habitats where they live. 

NATURE
LIVING VOLCANOES
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 5, 7 PM

Uncover the variety of human and natural activity that occurs on the slopes of active volcanoes. Take a terrifying descent into the crater of one of the world's most dangerous volcanoes alive today. James Naughton narrates.

Airdates:

  • WTVP-HD 47.1 - Wed, 01/05/2022 @ 7 PM
  • WTVP-HD 47.1 - Fri, 01/07/2022 @ 12 PM
  • WTVP-HD 47.1 - Sun, 01/09/2022 @ 1 AM
  • WTVP-WORLD 47.3 - Sun, 01/09/2022 @ 7 PM
  • WTVP-WORLD 47.3 - Sun, 01/09/2022 @ 11 PM
  • WTVP-WORLD 47.3 - Mon, 01/10/2022 @ 7 AM
Nature

Living Volcanoes Preview

Uncover the variety of activity that occurs on the slopes of active volcanoes.

Nature

Octopus: Making Contact Preview

An Alaskan professor raises an octopus in his home.

NATURE
OCTOPUS: MAKING CONTACT 
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 5, 10 PM

The shallow and deep-sea habitats of the northern Gulf of Mexico are vibrant and diverse. Some marine mammals and bird species in this region are in danger of being lost forever. Find out how cutting-edge technology is being used to monitor and protect these species and see just how successful these efforts can be.

Airdates:

  • WTVP-HD 47.1 - Wed, 01/12/2022 @ 7 PM
  • WTVP-HD 47.1 - Fri, 01/14/2022 @ 12 PM
  • WTVP-HD 47.1 - Sun, 01/16/2022 @ 1 AM
  • WTVP-WORLD 47.3 - Sun, 01/16/2022 @ 7 PM
  • WTVP-WORLD 47.3 - Sun, 01/16/2022 @ 11 PM
  • WTVP-WORLD 47.3 - Mon, 01/17/2022 @ 7 AM

ALIVE! IN AMERICA’S DELTA
ENDANGERED IN THE GULF
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 5, 10 PM

The shallow and deep-sea habitats of the northern Gulf of Mexico are vibrant and diverse. Some marine mammals and bird species in this region are in danger of being lost forever. Find out how cutting-edge technology is being used to monitor and protect these species and see just how successful these efforts can be.

Airdates:

  • WTVP-HD 47.1 - Wed, 01/05/2022 @ 10 PM

ALIVE! IN AMERICA’S DELTA
LIFE ON THE EDGE
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 12, 10 PM

From uplands to the open waters of the Gulf of Mexico, and everything in-between, including wet forests with cypress trees, freshwater marsh, brackish marsh, salt marsh and sandy beaches, it hosts an abundance of migratory and year-round wildlife and reptiles, including 450 species of birds. Discover how two of America's most iconic species, the American bald eagle and the American alligator, were rescued from the brink of extinction and why sustainable management is essential to the future of these and countless other species.

Airdates

  • WTVP-HD 47.1 - Wed, 01/12/2022 @ 10 PM

ANIMALS WITH CAMERAS
OCEANS 
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 19, 7 PM

Wildlife cameraman Gordon Buchanan leads a team using state-of-the-art cameras, offering a fresh look at the lives of some of the animals in our oceans, such as sharks, elephant seals, turtles and gannets.

Airdates:

  • WTVP-HD 47.1 - Wed, 01/19/2022 @ 7 PM
  • WTVP-HD 47.1 - Fri, 01/21/2022 @ 12 PM
  • WTVP-HD 47.1 - Sun, 01/23/2022 @ 1 AM
  • WTVP-WORLD 47.3 - Sun, 01/23/2022 @ 7 PM
  • WTVP-WORLD 47.3 - Sun, 01/23/2022 @ 11 PM
  • WTVP-WORLD 47.3 - Mon, 01/24/2022 @ 7 AM
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ANIMALS WITH CAMERAS
AUSTRALIA
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 26, 7 PM


Wildlife cameraman Gordon Buchanan fronts the team helping scientists investigate the lives of some of Australia's most iconic animals. Koalas, fruit bats and kangaroos take the cameras into their secret worlds.

Airdates

  • WTVP-HD 47.1 - Wed, 01/26/2022 @ 7 PM
  • WTVP-HD 47.1 - Fri, 01/28/2022 @ 12 PM
  • WTVP-HD 47.1 - Sun, 01/30/2022 @ 1 AM
  • WTVP-WORLD 47.3 - Sun, 01/30/2022 @ 7 PM
  • WTVP-WORLD 47.3 - Sun, 01/30/2022 @ 11 PM
  • WTVP-WORLD 47.3 - Mon, 01/31/2022 @ 7 AM