STATUS: previously in development (2014-2015 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE: ordered to series
ADDITIONAL NOTES: six one-hour episodes
DESCRIPTION: (from BBC America's press release, October 2013) From mountains to deserts, islands to cities, each episode selects the most spectacular scenes and stories from around the globe to create the ultimate tour of an iconic ecosystem. During these immersive journeys of discovery, viewers encounter the mighty forces that govern the rules of life in each arena and witness the remarkable ways animals adapt to these rules in order to ensure their survival and the next generation. Using groundbreaking film making techniques to explore the environment through the eyes of the creatures that live there, viewers experience what it takes and how it feels to survive and triumph in the world's wildest places.