Fighting to save the gharials

PUBLISHED ON: January 31, 2009 | Duration: 2 min, 07 sec

  
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The gharial, a species of crocodile is perhaps making its last stand. They used to be in thousands, but now just a couple of hundred remain in India. While the Uttar Pradesh forest department and the World Wide Fund for nature (WWF) are helping with a captive breeding programme, the gharial's fate may ultimately rest in the hands of a new ally, the locals.
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