New Zealand: Earth’s Mythical Islands

BBC Natural History Unit for BBC2

Isolated from the rest of the world since the time of the dinosaurs, New Zealand’s magnificent wildlife has been left to its own devices for 80 million years, with surprising consequences. Narrated by actor Sam Neill, this three-part wildlife series transports viewers to an exotic and mysterious island chain, revealing how the country’s rich, intriguing wildlife manages to survive.

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Colourist: Blair Wallace

19/07/2016 BBC Natural History Unit Factual