Nature's Great Events

The Great Feast

Series 1 - Episode 6 The Great Feast



How the growth of phytoplankton along the coastal waters of Alaska and British Columbia attracts a vast array of marine life to feast on billions of herring. Footage includes humpback whales migrating from Hawaii as well as Steller sea lions, dolphins and killer whales that make the long and arduous journey toward the abundant fish, risking malnutrition and attacks from predators along the way. Narrated by David Attenborough. Last in the series.

Cast & Crew

Narrator David Attenborough
Producer Alastair Fothergill