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Amazon Rising

Take an exotic journey in the Amazon, home to one-third of all living things.

Watch out for anacondas and piranhas, spiders, rays and a camouflaged caiman. In churning river channels, still lakes and even flooded treetops look for tetras, turtles and fruit-eating fish called tambaqui. See how the region’s animals, plants and people adapt to the water’s dramatic annual rise and fall.

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Photos and Videos

Check out photos and video of the Amazon Rising animals on our Flickr group pool and YouTube page. Share with others and add your own!

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