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Kakapo

Episode 5 of 6

Stephen Fry and zoologist Mark Carwardine are in New Zealand, searching for animals close to extinction. They look for the last remaining kakapo, a fat, flightless parrot.

Stephen Fry and zoologist Mark Carwardine head to the ends of the earth in search of animals on the edge of extinction.

In New Zealand the travellers make their way through one of the most dramatic landscapes in the world. They are on a journey to find the last remaining kakapo, a fat, flightless parrot which, when threatened with attack, adopts a strategy of standing very still indeed.

59 minutes

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Role Contributor
Presenter Stephen Fry
Presenter Mark Carwardine
Producer Ben Southwell
Director Ben Southwell
Executive Producer Sam Organ
Executive Producer Andre Singer

Broadcasts

  • Sun 4 Oct 2009 20:00
  • Tue 6 Oct 2009 20:00
  • Tue 6 Oct 2009 23:50
  • Wed 7 Oct 2009 00:20
  • Mon 2 Nov 2009 02:20
  • Wed 3 Feb 2010 00:55
  • Tue 10 Aug 2010 19:30
  • Wed 11 Aug 2010 02:20

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