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Subject: Science: Environment

Inside Nature of South America Series

Inside Nature of South America Series

This beautifully filmed series offers an in-depth study of the diversity of nature and wildlife found in South America. Produced by Ferraro Nature Films, Inc. Programs available on 10 or 13 DVDs, Digital Streaming Files or Videos; also in a 10-Disc Set. (8 programs available in Spanish.) For pricing call in US: 800.876.2447/Intl. 603.434.9262 or e-mail
Also See: The Hummingbirds Series; The Digital Encyclopedia of Nature Series


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Birding in South America With David Ascanio 1

Birding in South America With David Ascanio 1

Naturalist and birding expert David Ascanio has led guiding treks and birding tours since 1984 across South America, Central America and on islands in the Caribbean. He has led tours for such recognized organizations as the Smithsonian Institution, the National Audubon Society, Birdquest, Geodyssey, MOT Nature Click for more


Birding in South America With David Ascanio 2

Birding in South America With David Ascanio 2

Naturalist and birding expert David Ascanio has led guiding treks and birding tours since 1984 across South America, Central America and on islands in the Caribbean. He has led tours for such recognized organizations as the Smithsonian Institution, the National Audubon Society, Birdquest, Geodyssey, MOT Nature Click for more


Birding in South America With David Ascanio 1 & 2

Birding in South America With David Ascanio 1 & 2

Naturalist and birding expert David Ascanio has led guiding treks and birding tours since 1984 across South America, Central America and on islands in the Caribbean. He has led tours for such recognized organizations as the Smithsonian Institution, the National Audubon Society, Birdquest, Geodyssey, MOT Nature Click for more


Birds of South America 1: Diversity

Birds of South America 1: Diversity

40% of the Earth's species of birds are found in South America. Half of those are seen in Venezuela due to its 25 different ecosystems. Here we explore the biology, behavior and adaptations and songs of more than 100 species of birds. CHAPTERS: 1 - Introduction; 2 - Fruit Eaters; 3 - Carnivorous Birds. 04/08DE IJSCA Click for more


Birds of South America 2: Breeding

Birds of South America 2: Breeding

The most outstanding feature of the Venezuela llanos of the Orinoco is its tremendous bird life; also we learn of the birds' nesting season and how they reproduce in their natural habitat. CHAPTERS: 1 - Introduction; 2 - Breeding Strategies; 3 - Southern Beardless-Tyrannulet. 04/08DE IJSCA 30 min.
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Birds of South America 1 & 2: Diversity; Breeding

Birds of South America 1 & 2: Diversity; Breeding

A combined version of Birds of South America 1: Diversity and Birds of South America 2: Breeding is available.
Birds of South America 1: Diversity 40% of the Earth's species of birds are found in South America. Half of those are seen in Venezuela due to its 25 different ecosystems. Here we Click for more


Birds of South America 3: The Blue and White Swallow

Birds of South America 3: The Blue and White Swallow

When we hear the words Flora and Fauna, we invariably imagine remote areas whose isolation has permitted a harmonious development of various species, far from man's reach and the uproar of his social and industrial organization. This program deals with the natural history of the Blue-and-White Swallow, as well as the Click for more


Birds of South America 4: Birds in Paradise

Birds of South America 4: Birds in Paradise

More than 350 species of birds inhabits the Masaguaral ranch in central Venezuela, making it one of the most sought after places for scientific study and observation of birds. It's certainly an ornithologist's paradise. Here through spectacular photography we get to view and study the behavior of many unusual and exotic Click for more


Birds of South America 3 & 4

Birds of South America 3 & 4

A combined version of Birds of South America 3: The Blue and White Swallow and Birds of South America 4: Birds in Paradise is available.
Birds of South America 3: The Blue and White Swallow
When we hear the words Flora and Fauna, we invariably imagine remote areas whose isolation has Click for more


Capybara: Largest Rodent in the World

Capybara: Largest Rodent in the World

No study of the fauna of the llanos of South America would be complete without mentioning the largest rodent in the world, the Capybara. This uncommon animal can be found from the Panama Canal down to Argentina. CHAPTERS: 1 - Introduction; 2 - Herd Hierarchy. 05/08DE IJSCA 30 min. Click for more


Deep Sea Venezuela

Deep Sea Venezuela

Two thirds of the world's animal species live beneath the seas. Here the vast Venezuelan seas offer a fascinating study of fishes and invertebrates, their behavior and relation to their underwater environment. CHAPTERS: 1 - Introduction; 2 - Sponges & Corals; 3 - Balloon Fish. 05/08DE IJSCA 30 min. Also Click for more


The Llanos of the Orinoco

The Llanos of the Orinoco

"Highly Recommended. This excellent program shows the Llanos, or plains, lie between the northern Venezuelan Andes, the Andes of Colombia towards the west and the Guyana Shield in the south. The Llanos are covered with great stretches of grasses, but forests and savannas exist along the Orinoco River providing a Click for more


Masaguaral: An Open Zoo

Masaguaral: An Open Zoo

Masaguaral is a private cattle ranch of 20,000 acres in the middle of Venezuela, in the high Llanos. Over fifty years ago its owner made the decision to ban hunting here and to share cattle farming to promote the protection of local environment. This policy has been continued ever since, which makes Masaguaral an open, Click for more


Morrocoy National Park

Morrocoy National Park

To say that Morrocoy is just a marine and sub-marine National Park in Venezuela is too much of an understatement. It is an ecological masterpiece! This program introduces us to it all: the spectacular landscapes, the abundant marine life, and the important mangrove fauna. 05/08DE IJSCA 30 min. Click for more


The Orinoco Crocodile

The Orinoco Crocodile

Over fifty year ago a cattle ranch owner in Venezuela's Orinoco basin decided to embrace conservation of the wealthy fauna of this region with his successful cattle business. One such plan was to attempt to breed the Orinoco crocodile in captivity to save this endangered species, due to massive hunting for its valuable Click for more


Wild Animals of South America

Wild Animals of South America

"Highly Recommended. This documentary absolutely dazzles the eye! The birds are especially well presented, as too are fish and coral reefs. The program alternates between ecosystem and taxonomy as a format in which to discuss the wildlife." -Science Books & Films
"Highly Recommended. South America has Click for more





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