Want to Solve Wildfires and Drought? Leave it to BEAVERS!

The charismatic beaver is more than a charming, vegetarian stream-dweller. it’s actually a master architect, capable of restoring rivers, bringing back dwindling fish populations and even preventing wildfire. Travel with host Joe Hanson to Central Oregon where a group of scientists set up a kind of beaver laboratory to learn more about the crepuscular creatures.

More Episodes

The Secret Islands of the Everglades

These secret islands of the Everglades might be the key to saving it.

Why the Fastest Place on Earth is Disappearing

The Bonneville Salt Flats took millions of years to form. We altered it in a century.

What are Wild Coyotes Doing in the Big City?

In Chicago a new resident has upended our thinking about cities and the natural world.

Other Shows You May Enjoy