The Living river

United Kingdom, 1972

Film
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Episode number 4 of Series “The Web of life”.
Thoughtless actions by humans can easily upset the delicately adjusted balance of life in a river. Shows how the seasons, weather, flora and fauna of the River Test are all integrated and woven into a “web of life”. Includes underwater shots of birds feeding from the river bed and thousands of eels on migration.

Credits

production company

British Broadcasting Corporation

British Petroleum

producer

Richard Brock

Duration

00:30:14:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1972

Appears in

The Web of life

Group of items

The Web of life

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

014339

Language

English

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Aquatic biology

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Conservation of natural resources

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Environmental protection

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Freshwater ecology

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Life (Biology)

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural resources - Great Britain

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Rivers

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Aquatic biology

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Life (Biology)

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Life sciences

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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