Rare: Creatures of the Photo Ark

Follow one man’s journey to photograph the world’s rarest species.

Image Courtesy of Joel Sartore Photography, Inc.
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World-renowned National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore is on a mission to document every species in human care before they disappear—and to get people to care while there’s still time.


Joel's efforts highlight the importance of conservation. Many local Adirondack organizations are focused on wildlife conservation right in our own backyards.

If you missed the series, tune in to Mountain Lake PBS as we re-air all three episodes on Sunday, September 3, starting at 3:30.

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