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Mangrove paradise

Duration: 01:53

Mangroves are a unique environment, like a type of botanical amphibian - with one foot on land and the other in the sea. These mangroves, which border the islands of the archipelago off Indonesia, are an endangered habitat, threatened by land development and shrimp fishing. But they are vital habitats that support a wealth of wildlife, from crabs and snakes to oysters and birds.

Available since: Fri 25 Sep 2009

Credits

Key talent
Stephen Fry
Key talent
Mark Carwardine
Director
John Davidson
Producer
John Davidson
Executive Producer
Sam Organ
Executive Producer
Andre Singer

This clip is from

Last Chance to See Series 1, Komodo Dragon

4/6 Mark and Stephen attempt to track down the deadly Komodo dragon.

First broadcast: 27 Sep 2009

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