National Wildlife Day Documentaries

National Wildlife day

February 22nd is National Wildlife Day. Here at the library, some of our favorite documentaries happen to be sourced around the beautiful wildlife that our planet. We thought this year we would share some award winning and acclaimed documentaries and places that you can watch them.  

Highlighted Documentaries

Planet Earth

Emmy Award-winning, 11 episodes, five years in the making, the most expensive nature documentary series ever commissioned by the BBC, and the first to be filmed in high definition.

You can find Planet Earth on Youtube (pay to watch) or Amazon. 

Our Planet

Documentary series focusing on the breadth of the diversity of habitats around the world, from the remote Arctic wilderness and mysterious deep oceans to the vast landscapes of Africa and diverse jungles of South America.
You can find Our Planet  on Netflix, most streaming services and Youtube.

Blue Planet II

David Attenborough returns to the world’s oceans in this sequel to the acclaimed documentary filming rare and unusual creatures of the deep, as well as documenting the problems our oceans face.

You can find Blue Planet II on Amazon, Youtube, Google Play and iTunes.


A documentary following the controversial captivity of killer whales, and its dangers for both humans and whales. 

You can watch Blackfish on Netflix,  Amazon, FandangoNow, and iTunes (we also have this DVD in the Library!)

Chasing Coral

Coral reefs around the world are vanishing at an unprecedented rate. A team of divers, photographers and scientists set out on a thrilling ocean adventure to discover why and to reveal the underwater mystery to the world.

You can watch Chasing Coral on Netflix 

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