Episode 320: Ocean Tide Pools

Original Airdate: 
Monday, May 7, 2012 - Sunday, May 13, 2012
Next Airdate: 
Monday, June 8, 2015 - Sunday, June 14, 2015

Eco Company goes exploring! Jordan and friends take a journey with the Marine Science Institute during low tide along the California Coast to see what they can find. The tide pools left behind by the receding tide reveal a fascinating marine creatures It’s a delicate Eco System affected by climate change and rising sea levels. And it's right at your fingertips!

Then it's creatures like no other! They go back 40 million years! It's the Sand Hill Crane. While they are the most abundant crane species in the world, the Greater Sand Hill Crane is on the endangered species list in California. We visited a preserve in Central California that is working to change all that. Get a close up look at these majestic creatures.

Then it's off to Nebraska to visit Arbor Day Farm, a place to celebrate the wonder of trees. From the discovery ride through the orchards, to the 50 foot high tree house, and colorful leaves everywhere, it's a tree lovers paradise. But there's a lot more going here than meets the eye. We're talking hazelnuts...and Anna went to the farm to learn all about it.

Plus the winner Of Planet Connect's most recent Teen Video contest!