Wyoming Chronicle

Locust - The Opera

Season 10 Episode 1010 | 57m 49s

A chamber opera about the incredible story of how an iconic species (the Rocky Mountain locust) went from blackening the skies of the West to mysterious extinction in a period of just 20 years—the last living specimen having been collected in 1904. Written by Dr. Jeffrey A. Lockwood, Professor of Natural Sciences & Humanities at the University of Wyoming and in collaboration with Dr. Anne Guzzo.

Aired: 12/07/18

Rating: TV-G

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