Ecologist Chris Morgan travels to the jungles of Northern Sumatra to document the work being done to save its population of wild orangutans. Asia’s most intelligent ape once roamed across the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Java, but today, fewer than 7,000 Sumatran orangutans remain in the wild. The film cites rapid deforestation — clearing the land for vast palm oil plantations — as the chief reason for the species’ declining population.
And intrepid cameraman spends a year documenting the life of a moose calf and its mother to understand what it takes to survive.
Follow some of nature’s greatest animal con artists as they outwit predators, line up their next meal, and get the girl.
From the award-winning team that brought us 'EARTHflight' and 'Penguins: Spy in the Huddle' comes a revolutionary look at our pets.
An intimate look into the lives of one of the world’s most intelligent and sensitive animals.
Sir David Attenborough explains how birds evolved and continue to survive despite their inability to soar.
Growing up in the wild is hard enough on young animals when they have parents to rely on for protection and guidance, but what happens when they lose their parents? How do they survive? Over the past few years, great strides have been made in understanding how to rescue and rehabilitate orphaned wildlife. But as the documentary shows, success often comes down to the efforts of individuals at animal rescue centers around the world who devote their lives to saving these vulnerable creatures, getting them back on their feet and, hopefully, releasing them back into the wild.