Earthflight: North America
Wednesday, September 4 at 8:00 p.m.
Experience an awe-inspiring journey of earth’s natural wonders, as never seen before, through the eyes of birds
What would it be like to see the world from a bird’s perspective? To experience riding on the backs of bald eagles and snow geese or flying alongside a flock of brown pelicans as they scan and dive for fish in the ocean below.
State-of-the-art technology and sophisticated camera techniques have now made it possible to do just that and more as "Earthflight, A Nature Special Presentation" takes viewers on a breathtaking aerial adventure over six continents.
Witness some of the world’s greatest wildlife spectacles, struggles, migrations, and stunning landscapes from a bird’s-eye view when "Earthflight, A Nature Special Presentation" airs on six consecutive Wednesdays, September 4, 11, 18, 25, October 2 and 9, 2013 at 8:00 p.m.
Part One, "North America" finds snow geese, pelicans and bald eagles flying over the Great Plains, the Grand Canyon, Alaska and the Golden Gate Bridge as they encounter and engage with bears, dolphins, bison and spawning fish.
Top photo: Brown pelicans flying under Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, USA
At right: Bird’s-eye view of snow geese flock flying over Nebraska, USA