Beginning Sunday, August 5 at 9 PM ET on NGC
Simulcast on Nat Geo WILD from August 6 Through August 8
Get ready for a spectacular summer happening, YELLOWSTONE LIVE, a four-day live event that showcases the best of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem and its wildlife in real time and in spectacular fashion. Yellowstone is a hot spot for volcanic activity with approximately 400 animal species, dramatic canyons, lush forests, hot springs, gushing geysers and alpine rivers, and over the course of four nights, viewers will witness one of the Earth’s greatest ecosystems, shot by world-renowned cinematographers using cutting-edge technology.
With a complex network of cameras, YELLOWSTONE LIVE, captures Yellowstone’s most elusive animals on a massive scale, including grizzly bears, wolves, cougars, bison, coyotes, beavers, bald eagles and elk. Filming more than 22 million acres, across three states, two National Parks, five National Forests and the most remote wilderness in the lower 48 states, YELLOWSTONE LIVE reveals this iconic destination as never seen before.
The following Storytellers will be at the helm during this 4-night event:
Bob Poole – Emmy Award-winning cinematographer who filmed hyenas in Ethiopia during National Geographic’s EARTH LIVE
Jeff Hogan – Emmy Award-winning cinematographer and wildlife photographer who produced National Geographic’s WILD YELLOWSTONE
Arthur Middleton – Ecologist; National Geographic Society Fellow and lead researcher in National Geographic’s Beyond Yellowstone project
Joe Riis – Ecologist; National Geographic photographer of animal migrations in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem
Bob Landis – Wildlife filmmaker who is based in the Greater Yellowstone Area
Doug Smith –National Geographic-funded scientist; wolf biologist in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem