Pygmy Rabbits

OPB | Feb. 1, 2002 7:30 p.m.

Researchers begin a captive breeding program for pygmy rabbits at the Oregon Zoo. In the field, they puzzle over the sudden, catastrophic decline of the rabbit population, which has all but disappeared from its native sagebrush habitat in Oregon and Washington.

First Broadcast: 2002
Producer: Jim Newman

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