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Africa's Wild Year

From teeming oceans to vast deserts, this epic series was filmed over the course of a single year in Africa capturing the natural world's resilience and courage in the face of change.
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Africa's Wild Year: Spring

This is the season of learning, as Africa’s youngsters master the arts of swimming, hunting, and flying, in time to face the challenges of independence. Each year the arrival of spring is the chance to flourish during Africa’s Wild Year.

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Africa's Wild Year: Summer

Summer in Africa is a season of extremes, it separates the weak from the strong. For many it’s a time to feast. Summer brings new challenges and new opportunities for the creatures living through Africa’s Wild Year.

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Africa's Wild Year: Autumn

Autumn in Africa brings new opportunities. Autumn is a season of mammoth migrations and miniature love affairs. As this short window of opportunity closes, the dry season sweeps across large swathes of Southern Africa.

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Africa's Wild Year: Winter

Winter in Southern Africa brings drought, ice and storms. As Spring breaks, the cycle begins again.