Imagine 30 million Bison and 4 billion Prairie Dogs sharing the plains with us. In only a decade these massive herds were all but extinguished. We look back at the actions of the people in the 19th century in disbelief; how could they do that? But did we learn from their mistakes, or are we doomed to repeat them? Prairie Dogs, Black-footed Ferrets and Kit Foxes—these are the stories and species of our time. Join Patrick as he journeys into the prairie with researchers who are trying to change the... [see more] fate of those that are on the verge of becoming the ghosts of the plains.