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Cactus Island in the Desert

David Attenborough continues his journey across the desolate plains and swamps of the Gran Chaco to visit one of the isolated patches of scrub and cactus that provide shelter for many of the Chaco animals. He brings two caimans to the studio.

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30 minutes

Last on

Sun 21 Aug 1966 14:35


Role Contributor
PresenterDavid Attenborough
Camera OperatorCharles Lagus
ProducerDavid Attenborough
DirectorBrian Branston

Something in the post from Sir David Attenborough

Sir David Attenborough on the phone

"Never before has the delivery of a letter caused such a stir."