Tertiary Catalogue

Agriculture, Environment and Animal Care


Rubber Jellyfish

Rubber Jellyfish

We all know that throwing rubbish on the ground is littering, so why is letting a balloon float away seen as something different? "Rubber Jellyfish" explores the effects of helium balloons on the environment, wildlife, and human beings. Carly...Show More
The Great Barrier Reef: Coral, Carbon and Climate Change

The Great Barrier Reef: Coral, Carbon and Climate Change

Ecosystems

The future of the Great Barrier Reef, one of the world’s most significant marine environments, is under threat due to modern industry and agriculture. Featuring interviews with reef experts, including the director of the GBR Marine Park...Show More
Environmental Impacts of Consumer Products

Environmental Impacts of Consumer Products

Geographies of Interconnections

We often don’t realise it, but the decisions we make as consumers – from what products we buy to how we end up disposing of them – often affect other people in other places. In this programme we investigate how the sourcing, manufacturing...Show More
Animal Adaptations

Animal Adaptations

Evolutionary Biology Essentials

Living organisms inhabit every part of the globe from deep oceans to the freezing poles, scorching Equatorial deserts and lush rainforests. To survive and reproduce, organisms have adaptations that make them suited to their environment. This...Show More
Rise of the Eco-Warriors

Rise of the Eco-Warriors

A group of passionate and adventurous young people leave their known worlds behind to spend 100 days in the jungles of Borneo. Their mission: saving rainforests and endangered orangutans. But time is running out and the odds are against them....Show More
Farm to Fork: Primary and Secondary Processing

Farm to Fork: Primary and Secondary Processing

How does food get from the farm to our table? In this program we trace the route cereals, fruits, vegetables and dairy products take to get from the point of origin to the consumer. We also explore why there are often several processing steps in...Show More
The Alps: Opportunities and Challenges

The Alps: Opportunities and Challenges

Filmed in the honeypot site of Chamonix in the Alps, this programme looks at the social, economic and environmental opportunities and challenges facing the region. The resource explores the variety of activities in the area, including tourism,...Show More
National Parks: Kakadu

National Parks: Kakadu

National Parks conserve the natural beauty of a region: unique landscapes, flora and fauna for present and future generations. But what qualifies as a National Park? In this documentary style programme we look at Yellowstone, The Lake District...Show More
National Parks: The Lake District

National Parks: The Lake District

National Parks conserve the natural beauty of a region: unique landscapes, flora and fauna for present and future generations. But what qualifies as a National Park? In this documentary style programme we look at Yellowstone, The Lake District...Show More
National Parks: Yellowstone

National Parks: Yellowstone

National Parks conserve the natural beauty of a region: unique landscapes, flora and fauna for present and future generations. But what qualifies as a National Park? In this documentary style programme we look at Yellowstone, The Lake District...Show More
The Nitrogen Cycle

The Nitrogen Cycle

The Cycles

The continuously moving nitrogen cycle is essential to life on earth. Found in the cells of all living things, it is also the most common gas in our atmosphere. This motion-graphics based clip looks at how nitrogen is removed from the atmosphere,...Show More
The Carbon Cycle

The Carbon Cycle

The Cycles

The carbon cycle has played a critical role in the history of our planet. Found everywhere on earth, in the oceans and the atmosphere, carbon is also crucial to the life of animals, plants and bacteria. This motion-graphics based clip outlines...Show More
The Phosphorus Cycle

The Phosphorus Cycle

The Cycles

Phosphorus is an essential nutrient for all plant and animal life inhabiting the earth, including marine and fresh water environments. The key steps of the phosphorus cycle: weathering and erosion of phosphorus rich rock; how phosphates move into...Show More
The Water Cycle (Basic)

The Water Cycle (Basic)

The Cycles

When scientists search for life on other planets, the first thing they look for is the presence of water. On Earth, water exists naturally in solid, liquid and gas states, and is essential to all forms of life. This motion-graphics based clip...Show More
The Water Cycle (Advanced)

The Water Cycle (Advanced)

The Cycles

Water is one of our planet's most important substances. It sustains all living organisms and enables many crucial biological, chemical and physical processes to occur. This motion-graphics based clip explains the processes involved in the water...Show More
Natural Hazards: Floods

Natural Hazards: Floods

Floods can cause enormous devastation that has lasting social, psychological, economic and environmental impacts on a community. Flooding can also be a seasonal weather event that helps sustain life across many ecosystems. In this interview led...Show More
Ensuring a Sustainable Environment

Ensuring a Sustainable Environment

This informative and factual film looks at measures used to ensure sustainability along with the principles and limitations of environmental impact assessment. Containing interviews with an industry specialist from ABTA and representatives from...Show More
Global Food Equity

Global Food Equity

Global food shortages are having devastating affects in many corners of the globe. This detailed, wide-ranging programme breaks down the different areas of food – from the availability and distribution, to why some people have more than others....Show More
Crimes Against the Environment

Crimes Against the Environment

Crimes against the environment take many forms, but it is a complex area of criminology. This programme, presented by Dr Steven Taylor, explores green crime and includes interviews with experts Dr Gary Potter and Dr Matt Follett. It introduces...Show More
Rotorua: A Case Study in Sustainable Tourism

Rotorua: A Case Study in Sustainable Tourism

Tourism is an important industry to many nations worldwide, and New Zealand is no exception. Rotorua on New Zealand’s north island is the birthplace of tourism in that country, having hosted visitors to the city and surrounding area since the...Show More
All About Food Additives

All About Food Additives

Most foods that we purchase for every day consumption and those that we eat a little less often contain additives of various descriptions. In fact humans have been using food additives for thousands of years, including salt, spices, colourings...Show More
Food Preservation Techniques

Food Preservation Techniques

Food preservatives are commonly used in many foods we purchase and consume daily. While some food preservation techniques have been practiced for millennia, such as salting, drying and smoking, others have been made possible on a commercial scale...Show More
Growth and Niche Markets in Tourism

Growth and Niche Markets in Tourism

A range of factors have led to tourism becoming one of the world’s fastest growing industries. Tourism experiences have become more diverse in recent decades, in response to changing demands from the market. One area that has seen significant...Show More
Managing the Dorset Coast: Conflicts, Challenges and Opportunities

Managing the Dorset Coast: Conflicts, Challenges and Opportunities

How can you balance the needs of the 25,000 visitors who descend on Studland Bay on a busy day, meet the requirements of Europe's largest oil field and protect the environment? This programme explores the values, attitudes and impact of the...Show More
Industrial and Sustainable Farming

Industrial and Sustainable Farming

One of the biggest challenges facing the farming industry today is feeding the growing world population while also caring for the environment. At the centre of this debate are industrial and sustainable farming practices. This presenter led...Show More