Watch: A Community Rallies to Save a Misunderstood Stork
Most of the 1,200 Greater Adjutant storks in the world are confined to a last stronghold in Assam, India, where they rely on a single garbage dump for food and two nearby villages for nesting. Hargila tells the story of the world's rarest stork, revealing its unique life history and spotlighting the women in the Assamese villages who helped the birds gain the admiration and support of their human neighbors. Watch the trailer, or the full 28-minute film.
The Stork Sister: Meet the Indian scientist who helped give the Greater Adjutant an image makeover (from the summer 2020 issue of Living Bird.)