The Etosha National Park in Namibia encompasses and area that was once a lake some hundred thousand years ago. Over time, the salt dried up leaving a salt encrusted desert, which periodically fills with water during the wet season. It is then that Etosha flushes with green and a super abundance of life. This episode of “On Track” paints a startling portrait of Etosha, capturing its spirit of vitality.
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.