Romulus Whitaker

The real danger lurking in the water

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Filmed Jan 2009 at TEDIndia 2009
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The gharial and king cobra are two of India's most iconic reptiles, and they're endangered because of polluted waterways. Conservationist Romulus Whitaker shows rare footage of these magnificent animals and urges us to save the rivers that sustain their lives and our own.

Romulus Whitaker
/ Herpetologist

Romulus Whitaker is a scientist and conservationist who slings around the globe to study and protect reptiles.  Full bio.

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