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Wild Africa


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The sixth and final part of the natural-history series covering the rare and beautiful wildlife within the African continent.
Lakes and Rivers. In the world's driest continent, water is the universal magnet for some of the most spectacular wildlife concentrations on earth. Millions of flamingos flock to the inhospitable soda lakes of East Africa, giant crocodiles tussle with buffalo along the banks of the Luangwa river in Zambia, and massive clouds of flies that span many miles erupt from the waters of rift-valley lakes that are themselves the size of oceans. Narrated by Fergal Keane. Producer Julian Hector ; Series producer Patnck Morris
Repeated with sign language next Tuesday on BBC1 (S) (W) BBC PRODUCTS: Wild Africa book. £19.99; video £19.99: also soundtrack CD BBC Wildlife magazine, price L2.80. December issue on sale now


Unknown: Fergal Keane.
Producer: Julian Hector
Producer: Patnck Morris

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