Illegal wildlife trade is a business subordinate only to the smuggling of arms and drugs and unless brought under control, the ecological implications are horrifying. There are many countries that rely on legal wildlife trade and depend on sustainable wildlife resources for foreign exchange earnings;however, this documentary concentrates on the illegal trade and its horrific implications.
This award winning, awe inspiring, documentary series deals with all things African. We look at the fascinating diversity and lives of the African wildlife… from the lush rainforests, to the arid desert sands to the vast oceans surrounding the continent. We also explore the rich diversity of cultures and traditions of the various peoples and regions of this magical land;and, investigate the fragile African environments and man’s interaction with her delicate ecosystems. Each program is headed up by a "Did you know" segment: an entertaining, even humorous, short subject followed by a fascinating feature story. Your whole family will enjoy this visual experience.