Heartbreaking Story of Struggle and Survival on Fantastic Nature Season Opener
The sea otters are the stars of tonight’s marvelous Nature program on PBS, Saving Otter 501 (PBS, 8pm).
Who hasn’t admired the nifty way they crack open abalones
while floating on their backs? I wish I could eat oysters that
But how do they learn all the skills a successful sea otter
must acquire to survive in California’s Monterey Bay, where most
Nature follows Karl Mayer and his team of marine
biologists as they rescue a poor pup washed up on the shore.