The Southern Cassowary is endangered in its native range of Papua New Guinea and Northern Australia and is regarded as one of the most prehistoric species of bird on the planet.
Just one look at their scaly feet or prominent, helmet-like casques will have you convinced you've traveled back in time...or that you've landed right in the middle of a Jurassic Park movie set!
Big thanks to Ryan Prentice and all of the staff at Jungle Island for hosting the crew and making this episode possible.
Breaking Trail leaves the map behind and follows adventurer and animal expert Coyote Peterson and his crew as they encounter a variety of wildlife in the most amazing environments on the planet.
The Brave Wilderness Channel is your one stop connection to a wild world of adventure and amazing, up-close animal encounters.
Follow along with adventurer and animal expert Coyote Peterson and his crew as they lead you on three exciting expedition series -- Emmy Award Winning Breaking Trail, Dragon Tails and Coyote's Backyard -- featuring everything from Grizzly Bears and Crocodiles to Rattlesnakes and Tarantulas. Each episode offers an opportunity to learn something new!