The weather has turned awful. This is serious for us all - it’s proper Yukon winter weather. It’s -40 degrees, but caribou are built to withstand these extremes – they have compact bodies, insulating hollow fur and they don’t need to shiver till it’s below -40 degrees. They just sit it out.
Available since: Fri 17 Dec 2010
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6/6 Steve Leonard attempts to migrate across Canada with a heavily-pregnant caribou.
First broadcast: 23 May 2007
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