Endangered Animals

Blue Whale

Blue Whale

The largest ever mammal - the size of a Boeing 737.

Naturalist Mark Carwardine's unique insight into some of the world most endangered animals. With videos from the BBC's archive and extensive natural history links.

Other species:



'The world's largest, fattest and least-able-to-fly parrot'.



One of the least-known and most outlandish animals on the planet.

White Rhino

White Rhino

The second largest land animal on the planet.


Map of Madagascar


Production videos, images and highlights from every step of the journey.


Mark Carwardine taking photographs in Brazil

About Last Chance to See

All about the series, the people and the issues.

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Douglas and Mark during the original Last Chance to See journey. Photo by Mark Carwardine

Twenty years on

Listen to the original series with Douglas Adams and Mark Carwardine.

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