Most widely held works by Peter Hayden
Moa's ark : the voyage of New Zealand by David J Bellamy ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Wild South's living treasures of New Zealand by Rod Morris ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Dunedin : a portrait by Neville Peat ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
And Smith must score by Peter Hayden ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Rivers of the sun. Amazonia ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
"At the equator, the sun rises over the greatest rainforest on the earth, Amazonia. Here one thousand rivers flow, the water and sun fueling an environment that is home to half the known species in the world...Rivers of the Sun is a stunning examination of one of the world's great locations"--Container.
A gift from the sea New Zealand ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
"A journey through some of New Zealand's most beautiful and unique places"--Container.
Journeys across latitude 45° south ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Wild south. Volume eight ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
The world's biggest and baddest bugs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Ruud Kleinpaste travels the globe introducing many of the world's most extraordinary insects and spiders. In these documentaries he discusses special characteristics certain insects and spiders need for survival including, camouflage, the ability to survive extremes of temperature and venom for protection or catching food. Creatures covered include, the largest and heavy Hercules beetle; the deadliest, black widow spider; and the most aggressive, giant centipede. Suggested audience: general.
Borneo's pygmy elephants ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
"DNA testing has confirmed that Borneo's diminutive pygmy forest elephants are a unique subspecies who have lived on Borneo for a [sic] least 300,000 years. This film tells the story of a conservationist, Bert Dausip, who observes and befriends the elephants. His daily expeditions deep into the jungle reward him with some of the most intimate and close up encounters with forest elephants ever filmed. This story tells of Bert's observing, befriending the elephants and his mission to save them from poachers. We witness some incredible footage revealing the most intimate secrets of elephant family life. Bert's familiarity with the elephants would lead to an action plan to save them." -- container.
Australia's great barrier reef nature's greatest architect ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
3D computer animation of dramatic scenes in ancient seas with the latest scientific discoveries about reefs.
Mirrorworld ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Compares plant and animal life above and below the water in the fiords. Using remotely operated cameras, explores under the water to over 300 metres revealing unusual coral formations and marine life.
New Zealand scenes and images of Aotearoa "Land of the Long White Cloud ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Wild South. Icebound, 100 years of Antarctic discovery ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Chronicles Antarctic exploration from the earliest days through the golden age of Amundsen, Scott, Shackleton, etc. to today's tourist-explorers. Suggested audience: general.
Equator. Power of the Sun. Challenge of the Cold ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Russian parks and gardens by Peter Hayden ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Wild horses return to China ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Follows the first herd of Przewalski's horses released in China, as they face climatic extremes, predators and other hazards in the Kali Maili Hoofed Animals Protection Zone.
Wild South. Dolphins of the shadowland a seasonal saga ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
A documentary providing insight into the research of Karsten Schneider as he studies 60 resident bottlenose dolphins living in Doubtful Sound. His work reveals a matriarchal, highly communal society with a complex social order and way of life. Suggested audience: general.
Wild south. Possum, a New Zealand nightmare ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
At an estimated 70 million, the possum population in New Zealand is thriving unlike the native forest and bush which is being rapidly eaten and destroyed by the possum. As carriers of tuberculosis, possums also pose a serious threat to the beef and dairy industry. Programme looks at the deleterious effects of the possum in N.Z. and efforts to control it. Suggested audience: intermediate, secondary, general.
Wild South. The longest night ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Documentary filmed during winter in Antarctica, including footage of aurora australis. Suggested audience: secondary, general.
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