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Life at the waterhole / producer, Anwar Mamon ; directors, Hannah Ward, Anwar Mamon.

Ward, Hannah, (film director. ). Mamon, Anwar, (film director,, film producer. ). Sanjayan, M., Dr. (host. ). PBS Distribution (Firm), (publisher.). Dr. M. Sanjayan. (Cast).

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  • 2 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD 591.5 LIFE (Text) 9781531713614S On Order On order -
Jay Co PL - Portland DVDa 591.5 (Text) 76383000484542 Adult New Shelf, Movie In process -
Peabody PL - Columbia City DVD NF NATURE (Text) DVD 30403002447266 DVD - Non-Fiction Reshelving -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield DVD 577 Life (Text) DVD 31208913881654 new dvd Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781531713614
  • ISBN: 1531713610
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (165 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Arlington, VA : PBS Distribution, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced in 2020.
Participant or Performer Note:
Dr. M. Sanjayan.
Summary, etc.:
Waterholes are vital to the African ecosystem; bustling oases where elephants, lions, leopards and hundreds of other species meet and compete for water. But little is known about how they support so much life. Now the Mwiba Wildlife Reserve and local communities in Tanzania are building the world's first waterhole with a built-in specialized camera rig. With half-submerged and weather-proofed remote cameras, Dr. M. Sanjayan (EARTH: A New Wild) leads a team to uncover the complex dynamics of the waterhole for the very first time. The cameras capture three dramatic periods: the middle of the dry season, the hottest time of year, and the height of the first rains to gain unique insights into the lives of some of Africa's most iconic animals. As warthogs, giraffes, monkeys, and big cats all jostle for position at the new waterhole, the team uncover the increasingly important role of water in Africa as its? wildlife? faces the growing impact of climate change.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: TVPG.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language Note:
In English with subtitles in English for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Source of Description Note:
Title from disc surface.
Subject: Water-supply > Africa.
Oases > Africa.
Desert animals > Africa.
Genre: Documentary television programs.

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