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A Young Puku Dices with Death as he Crosses the Luangwa

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A Young Puku Dices with Death as he Crosses the Luangwa

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A young puku is attempting to find his mother. He begins to cross a shallow part of the Luangwa River ? arousing the interest of the largest reptile in Africa: the Nile crocodile.

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Venture to the Luangwa River, a lifeline for wildlife winding through Zambia's extraordinary wilderness. A spectacular ecosystem is fueled by the river, from the giant hippos that drink from its waters, to the delicate birds that eat the fish swimming along its currents. Witness the daily quests of giraffes, wild dogs, small pukus, and massive crocodiles as they live their lives in a landscape that's as beautiful as it is extreme.

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