Rivers of Life

Experience the extraordinary animals, epic landscapes, and remarkable people who live alongside three iconic rivers - the Amazon, the Nile and the Mississippi in this landmark three-part series.

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Brainerd Ice Fishing Contest

01:03

Each year, Gull Lake in Minnesota hosts the largest charity ice-fishing contest on Earth.



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White Pelicans Feeding in Minnesota

01:37

American White Pelicans gorge on fish below a dam in Eastern Minnesota.

Mississippi River Barges at Night

01:33

Huge barges transporting goods up and down the Mississippi, 24 hours a day.

Reddish Egrets Feeding in Louisiana

01:22

Reddish Egrets performing their bizarre fishing "dance" on Elmers Isle in Louisiana.

Dive Into the Amazons Secret Blue Lagoon

01:31

Dive into the transparent bubbling waters of the Amazon’s secret blue lagoon.

Meet the New Cichlid Family

01:33

Meet a newly discovered species of clever and cute fish who are new to science.

Swimming With the Forest Dolphins of the Amazon

00:53

Pink River Dolphins are some of the most playful and mysterious of all Amazon animals.