the golden lion tamarins of poco das antas

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The Golden Lion Tamarin becomes a beacon of hope for the Atlantic Forest habitat in Brazil,as conservationists continue a more than 30-year effort to save the species by connecting its fragmented habitat with a wildlife bridge. It's an ambitious reforestation effort that promises to benefit wildlife in the region and the local communities that are joining the effort.

Accessible for free April 18-25.

  • Director & Producer:

    Vanessa Serrao
    Producers: Chris Dye, Devin Swanson, Pablo Durana

  • Duration: 7min 30sec

  • Category: 2020 Selection


Extras include a lesson plan by National Geographic on the Golden Lion Tamarin species with additional articles.

Read about threats to golden lion tamarins from Mongabay.