Item Details

Operation Arctic: Episode 1

BBC
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
A team of intrepid presenters travels to the edge of the Arctic—and beyond—to find out what life is like on top of the world. Discover the polar bears of Hudson Bay, in Canada, as they wait for the sea ice to form so they can begin their winter hunt. Meet the citizens of the tiny town of Churchill—the “polar bear capital of the world.”
Release Date
2016
Run Time
52 min.
Language
Closed-captioned
Rating
9 - 12, Academic/AP
Notes
  • Originally released by BBC, 2016.
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on December 11, 2017.
Series
Operation Arctic
Contents
Hudson Bay (4:17); The Arctic (3:29); Waiting for Ice (7:03); Natural Resources (5:51); Environmental Concerns (2:48); Polar Bear International (2:07); Churchill (4:10); Army Camp (6:44); GPS Tracking (2:24); Oil Field (8:55); Challenges (2:48); Credits: Operation Arctic: Episode 1 (0:31); polar bear (0:02)
Published
[Place of publication not identified] : BBC, [2016]
New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2017.
Publisher no.
  • 145428 Infobase
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Access Restriction
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Description
1 online resource (1 video file (52 min., 26 sec)) : sound, color.
Streaming video file.
System requirements: Films On Demand platform.
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