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Episode of Desert Speaks

Heart Of The Sonoran Desert

Season 12, Episode 6 of 13
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From mountaintops to rock faces and dry caves, Organ Pipe Cactus Natio nal Monument has the most diverse sampling of plants and animals found in the Sonoran Desert today. First, explore a dry cave for signs of a ncient life and discover forensic evidence used to re-create the life and death of a javelina, a native, wild, pig-like creature only found in the United States. Then, take an in-depth look at the various habit at niches of Sonoran animals. Learn how the indigenous Tohono O'odham people have used desert plants for food and medicine for generations.

Previously Aired

day time channel
1/30/2013 10:30 p.m. Ready TV
1/31/2013 5:30 a.m. Ready TV
6/9/2014 6:30 p.m. PBS HD
6/9/2014 11 p.m. UA Channel
6/9/2014 11:30 p.m. World
6/10/2014 PBS HD
6/10/2014 6 a.m. UA Channel
10/24/2014 6:30 p.m. PBS HD
10/24/2014 11 p.m. UA Channel
10/24/2014 11:30 p.m. World
10/25/2014 PBS HD
10/27/2014 6 a.m. UA Channel

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