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Forest Frontier

Synopsis

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Presented by Anthony Smith 1: In the Jungle
Ten times the size of England, with the most trees and the most freshwater in the world, the Amazon Basin is still a mass of green and blue on the map. But this greatest natural resource is central to the plans of one of the fastest growing nations.
In the first of five programmes Anthony Smith steps into the shrouded world of the Brazilian jungle, to meet the monkeys, giant frogs, parrots and tarantulas that help to make it so special.
Producer GEORGE MONBIOT BBC Bristol

Contributors

Presented By: Anthony Smith
Producer: George Monbiot






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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

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