SUBSCRIBE for more BBC highlights: https://bit.ly/2IXqEIn
WATCH full programmes on BBC iPlayer https://bbc.in/2J18jYJ
With enormous open spaces available, London’s bee population is thriving, discovering innovative and new ways to adapt to city living.
More than a billion people around the world commute into cities each day, and they are not alone. The world’s wildlife is commuting too. A steady flow of animals journey in and out of cities to find food and shelter or to start a family. Leaving the wilderness they must overcome the unique challenges that the urban world throws at them to benefit from the opportunities on offer. This episode explores whether the secret to an animal’s success in this fast-changing world is to keep one foot in the wild and one in the city, becoming a wild commuter.
Cities: Nature’s New Wild | Series 1 Episode 1 | BBC