Chip Taylor Communications

Subject: So. Studies/Sciences: Geography/Cultures

The Texas Series

Filmed entirely on location, this series introduces viewers to a variety of topics about Texas. From the Alamo in downtown San Antonio to the wildflowers throughout the countryside, this engaging series captures the vastness of the Lone Star State's land, people and history. Produced by Chip Taylor (except *.) Programs Click for more

5. An Introduction to Texas Wildflowers

5. An Introduction to Texas Wildflowers

"Rcommmended. This appealing and informative program covers prairie wildflowers that are found in other regions of the US as well." -Booklist
Beth Anderson, Research Botanist at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, discusses specific flowers that bloom throughout Texas. Details are interwoven with comments about local history and legend and concern for the environment. The structured script does not neglect the big picture - how the removal of certain plants could affect animals higher up on the food chain. 00/08DE IJSCA 20 min.
Associated Article: National Treasure -National Wildlife Magazine

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