Nature's fear factor

Tangled Bank Studios, LLC, WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)

DVD - 2021

When top predators disappeared from Mozambique's Gorongosa National Park, other animals fell into unusual patterns. Now scientists are reintroducing wild dogs to restore the park's 'landscape of fear' and with it the natural balance of the ecosystem.

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2nd Floor DVD/591.53/Nature's Checked In
Documentary television programs
Nature television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
[Arlington, VA] : PBS Distribution [2021]
Item Description
"Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions." --container.
Bonus videos: Anatomy of a hunt ; Vet in the wild ; Return of the lions ; The power of poop.
Physical Description
1 videodisc (approximately 55 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
DVD; widescreen; NTSC, region 1; stereo.
Production Credits
Editor, Emmanuel Mairesse ; directors of photography, Erin Harvey and Brett Kuxhausen ; music by Laurentia Edith and Frank Ralls for Bleeding Fingers Music.
Corporate Authors
Tangled Bank Studios, LLC (production company), WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Other Authors
David Murdock (television director), Jared Lipworth, 1972- (screenwriter), Michael C. Hall, 1971- (narrator)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

Tells the story of how wild dogs were reintroduced to Mozambique's Gorongosa National Park with the goal of keeping its ecosystem healthy.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

A bold experiment to bring rare and fierce African Wild Dogs back to Gorongosa National Park in Mozambique reveals how predators -- and the fear they trigger -- play a surprising and crucial role in keeping wild ecosystems healthy.