For as long as there have been animals, there have been animals that go extinct and disappear forever, but as audiences will see in the next one. Mysterious Creatures with Forrest Gallante, there are a number of places where elusive animals can avoid detection, perhaps proving that these species aren’t so extinct after all. Sightings of these rare creatures will often result in reports of seemingly mythical beings, only to make the truth much more exciting than the fiction. Mysterious Creatures with Forrest Gallante debuts on Animal Planet on Sunday, October 17 and will be available on discovery + the same day.
According to the press release, “Wildlife biologist Forrest Galante has spent his life hunting down and rediscovering ‘lost’ animals to extinction, from his historic rediscovery of the Fernandina’s tortoise to the elusive Dracula monkey. and more. Now, in a brand new series, Forrest, along with his wife and zoologist, Jessica Summerfield, travel around the world from Mozambique to the Pacific Northwest, to investigate reports of “weird sightings,” “legendary creatures” and “mysterious encounters” between humans and wildlife that may not only lead to Forrest’s goal is to end the conflict and solve the puzzles behind local legends and mysteries before these animals become truly “mythological” because of their extinction. Mysterious Creatures with Forrest Gllante Airs on Animal Planet starting Sunday, October 17 at 9 p.m. ET and airs on discovery + the same day.
âEvery day the human population continues to grow and people around the world are learning to rely on the same natural resources on which animals depend. It is often when these two worlds converge that conflicts can arise and the animals at the heart of the world. problem are considered to be âmythical creaturesâ or, in some cases, âmonsters.â Audiences will follow Forrest as he investigates the truth behind it all and ultimately finds answers to local legends.
“In the premiere of the series Mysterious Creatures with Forrest Gallante, Forrest travels to a village near his childhood home on the Zambezi River after a chief’s daughter and other villagers go missing. He teams up with his best friend Remi to find out which killer might be lurking in the dark depths. Is witchcraft at the heart of this mysterious creature?
âOther stories this season include Forrest heading to a remote tribal village in Mozambique, after hearing local stories of a huge animal entering the village at night destroying homes, crops and even killing locals. When Forrest determines that the responsible animal is one of Africa’s last remaining giant bull elephants, he must quickly assemble a team to safely stalk and transport an entire herd of these majestic creatures 300 rugged miles to the safety of a national park to protect both the villagers and the animal., Forrest, along with him and Jessica, investigate the waterways of the Pacific Northwest following the local tradition of the dragon-like monsters residing in the area ; the Pantanal in Brazil, the largest tropical wetlands in the world, in search of a creature that has eluded documented science for centuries – a huge serpen aquatic t of 18 meters; Missouri in search of the legendary Ozark howler after recent encounters; and northern Peru at the base of the Andes mountains to investigate a series of bizarre attacks on local farmers in what is considered the most threatened âbiodiversity hotspotâ on the planet. “
Discover the premiere of the series Mysterious Creatures with Forrest Gallante Sunday October 17 on Animal Planet.
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