Equator's Wild Secrets

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Equator's Wild Secrets

Synopsis

Life along the equator is spectacularly diverse. Equator's Wild Secrets explores the ecosystems and animals which call this place home.

Episodes

Season 1
  • Galapagos

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    Seven hundred miles off the coast of Ecuador lies a collection of volcanic islands that harbor some of the strangest living things to ever exist. These are the Galapagos Islands.

  • Borneo And Sumatra

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    Two islands are the last strongholds for Southeast Asia's rainforests. Borneo and Sumatra each harbor some of the most unique yet elusive species on Earth.

  • Africa

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    The Equator runs two thousand five hundred miles across the great continent of Africa. The species that live here are as varied as its landscapes.

  • Coral Kingdom

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    Coral reefs of the Asia-Pacific region are the richest on planet Earth. For the weird and wonderful creatures of the oceans rainforests, interdependence is key to survival.

  • Secret Creatures of The Andes

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    Intersecting the equator, the Ecuadorian Andes are a biodiversity hotspot where jungle dwellers live alongside alpine specialists, all uniquely adapted to survive the extremes of mountain-living.

  • Amazon: The Great Flood

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    Every year the world's largest rainforest undergoes an epic transformation. Who survives Amazonia's shift from the dry to the wet and who doesn't.