Last Chance to See - Komodo Dragon

To view this content you must:

  • Have Javascript enabled.
  • Have the Adobe Flash Player installed.

We have a step by step guide on installing Flash here.

Komodo Dragon - part five

From: 09/05/1997

Douglas reads his account of what happened when he went to the remote island of Komodo in search of dragons, equipped with only a zoologist (Mark Carwardine), a BBC producer and a goat. Part five: Douglas describes what happens when the goat is slaughtered and fed to the Komodo dragons. You may find some descriptions distressing. Originally broadcast on BBC Radio 4.


Exclusive: Radio

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.

Endangered Animals

Kakapo. Photo by Mark Carwardine

Kakapo

Mark Carwardine's take on the plight of the rarest animals in the world.


BBC navigation

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.