Check out the fall 2010 highlights of Oasis HD:
Hope for Wildlife
Tuesday September 7 @ 8 PM
Premiering New Series
Hope Swinimer rescues, rehabilitates and releases thousands of animals each year – while struggling to make ends meet. In the face of it all, she is driven by her compassion and belief that every animal matters. Not every animal can be saved. Tough choices must be made. There isn’t always a happy ending, but there is always Hope.
Tuesday October 5 @ 10 PM
Mysteriously emerging 35 million years ago, the Rift Valley is 6,000-km fault line between eastern Africa and the Arabian Peninsula. Created by the inner forces of the earth, what started as a magma sea of fire has grown into one of Earth’s greatest natural wonders. The African Rift Valley is a unique geological phenomenon with landscapes of immense beauty and the crown jewels of wildlife creation.
Tuesday November 30 @ 9 PM
Green is alone in a world that doesn’t belong to her anymore. She is an orangutan, a victim of deforestation and resource exploitation. Emotionally chronicling Green’s final days, this is a gripping account of an ecological disaster and a radical look at man’s mass destructive power on the planet.
Monday December 6 @ 9 PM
In this visually breathtaking film, biologist and filmmaker Steve Smith travels across the eastern Canadian Arctic in a daunting and dangerous quest for information about the real and untold effects of climate change. He discovers that seabirds are unlocking the secrets of the changing polar marine ecosystem.