skip to main content

Surveying Gorongosa's Diversity

8 minutes 23 seconds

Videos are generally available for preview to non-members as short clips. Limited full-length titles are also available. Log In to view the full length title.

Browse Full-length Non-member Titles
Still image from Surveying Gorongosa's Diversity

An important part of the conservation effort in Gorongosa National Park is to identify the species living in the park to ensure their protection and monitor their recovery. Every year, teams of scientists conduct biodiversity surveys in different areas of the park. Piotr Naskrecki leads a survey project in a particularly remote area, the limestone gorges of the Cheringoma Plateau, to study the bat population.

Media Details

Runtime: 8 minutes 23 seconds

Still image from: 1960: Skin Deep
56 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Africa
17 minutes 52 seconds
Grade Level: 3 - 8
Still image from: Africa Calls
The Call Of Africa
Episode 1
56 minutes 9 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12
Still image from: Africa's Child: Ethiopia: Festival of Fire
Africa's Child
Episode 6
19 minutes 19 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 10
Still image from: Africa's Child: Kenya
Africa's Child
Episode 2
14 minutes 24 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: Africa's Child: Niger--Desert Journey
Africa's Child
Episode 1
14 minutes 24 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Still image from: Africa: South of the Sahara
18 minutes 13 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 10
Still image from: All About the Holidays: Kwanzaa
All About the Holidays
Episode 4
1 minutes 1 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
Aerial view of mostly bare light brown land with low lying trees. Caption: Termites are extremely territorial
7 minutes 57 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Two adult birds with one chick who is flapping and demanding attention from an adult. Foliage in the background. Caption: The ibis lays its eggs here each year.
10 minutes 13 seconds
Grade Level: 1 - 6