Bite Club: Buggin’ With Ruud

SATURDAY 25 AUGUST

BITE CLUB: BUGGIN’ WITH RUUD
FACTUAL

Ruud Kleinpaste’s passion for ecology started when he was a youngster. Born in Indonesia, Ruud moved to New Zealand in 1978 after studying silviculture, animal ecology and conservation at university in his native Holland. Since then, many New Zealanders have become familiar with Ruud’s work through his books, columns and his appearances on numerous radio and television show. Buggin’ With Ruud, is a dream come true for the enthusiastic entomologist as he ventures to entertain and educate millions of viewers about bugs, both large and small. Tonight: Battlefield Bug. They say the best defense is offense – but no need to tell the bugs that, they’ve always known it. Ruud braves the bug combat zone to unveil their ruthless tricks: suits of armour, protective shields, chemical weapons, and the mass attack.
BITE CLUB: BUGGIN’ WITH RUUD, Saturday 25th August at 7.30pm

BITE CLUB: BUGGIN’ WITH RUUD

FACTUAL

Ruud Kleinpaste’s passion for ecology started when he was a youngster. Born in Indonesia, Ruud moved to New Zealand in 1978 after studying silviculture, animal ecology and conservation at university in his native Holland. Since then, many New Zealanders have become familiar with Ruud’s work through his books, columns and his appearances on numerous radio and television show. Buggin’ With Ruud, is a dream come true for the enthusiastic entomologist as he ventures to entertain and educate millions of viewers about bugs large and small. Tonight: Okefenokee: Bug Swamp Monsters. Ruud visits the Okefenokee Swamp which covers approximately 700 square miles of South Georgia and North Florida. Okefenokee is a unique area of primitive wetland which is home to hundreds of birds, mammals, reptiles, and amphibians, many of which are endangered or threatened.

BITE CLUB: BUGGIN’ WITH RUUD: Okefenokee: Bug Swamp Monsters, Saturday 21st July at 7.30pm