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  • MONSTER FISH OF THE CONGO

  • Monday 24 November 2014 at 10:00PM
  • Nat Geo Wild

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Join a team of scientists and adventurers as they travel into this war-torn region to unlock the secrets of the monster fish.

The Congo is Africa’s mightiest river and an evolutionary hotspot that is home to an incredible variety of species. None is more remarkable than the Goliath Tiger Fish, a man-sized leviathan, and relative of the piranha, which patrols the depths of this watery world. Join a team of scientists and adventurers as they travel into this war-torn region to chart the river and unlock the secrets of this magnificent fish. But first they’ve got to catch one. Will anything take the bait?

EPISODE GUIDE

  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Mongolian Terror Trout
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Sawfish
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Giant Stingray
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Great White Sturgeon
    There are fish, …and then there are FISH. Lurking in the murky depths of the world's great waterways are bizarre giants-specimens of such enormous proportion and odd appearance they boggle the mind.
  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: River Invasion
    They are carp from Asia which can jump 10 feet in the air at the sound of a boat motor, turning a day on the water into a boxing match
  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Alligator Gar
    We follow Dr. Zeb Hogan as he goes in search of one of North Americas toothiest and most misunderstood monster fish: the alligator gar.
  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Raging Amazon
    Aquatic ecologist Dr. Zeb Hogan teams up with kayaking experts to discover what monster fish are lurking beneath the surface in Rio Roosevelt.
  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Alien Catfish
    Aquatic ecologist Dr. Zeb Hogan travels to Spain in search of the invasive wels catfish - a monster fish capable of growing over eight feet long. Teaming up with local fishing guides and scientists, Zeb investigates why this beast has flourished and if indigenous species have declined as a result.
  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Thai Eden
    In his quest to save the worlds big fish, conservation biologist Zeb Hogan traverses the globe studying fish as large as 440 pounds! Join Zeb on an expedition to the Amazon, to wrangle two unique monster fish. Along the way, see their mysterious world, awesome physical features, strange behavior and the astounding cycle that transforms tiny eggs into mammoth creatures. Zeb uncovers the roles they play in the Amazon ecology and culture, while trying to learn why their numbers are diminishing.
  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Nile Giant
    In his quest to save the worlds big fish, conservation biologist Zeb Hogan traverses the globe studying fish as large as 440 pounds! Join Zeb on an expedition to the Amazon, to wrangle two unique monster fish. Along the way, see their mysterious world, awesome physical features, strange behavior and the astounding cycle that transforms tiny eggs into mammoth creatures. Zeb uncovers the roles they play in the Amazon ecology and culture, while trying to learn why their numbers are diminishing.
  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Ancient Beast
    Monster Fish with fish biologist Zeb Hogan takes you to find and research the world's largest freshwater fish.
  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Mekong Mystery
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Himalayan Terror
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Kamchatka Catch
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: King of the Outback
  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Giant Eels
  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Danger Down Under
  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Monster Fish
    It's a voracious predatory catfish that prowls the rivers of Southeast Asia. Growing up to 6 feet long and weighing more than 175 pounds, the wallago catfish is a pure carnivore, equipped with formidable jaws and a double band of saw-like teeth that are designed to attack.
  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Green Goliath
    The Pacific Northwest is known for things that are BIG giant redwoods, sweeping coastlines and massive runs of salmon. But Zeb Hogan is looking for a goliath that's so elusive, he'll scour every nook and cranny of the rivers here to find it. He's after the green sturgeon a monster fish that can grow up to 7 feet long, live up to 70 years, and has been on Earth since the days of the dinosaurs.
  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: River Shark!
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Giant Catfish
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Salmonzilla
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Jungle Jaws
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: 600lb Goldfish
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: World's Biggest Stingray
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Monster Fish - 502
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: River Jaws
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Monster Fish - 503
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Amazon Shocker
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Monster Fish - 504
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: River Wolf
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Monster Fish - 505
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: Frankenfish
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  • Monster Fish Of The Congo: The Tarpon King
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    Monday 24 November 2014 at 4:00PM - Nat Geo Wild
    Repeats:  
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    Tuesday 25 November 2014 at 1:00AM - Nat Geo Wild
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