Rivers aren\'t exactly where you\'d expect to find giant 1,000-pound monsters, but that is exactly where Dr. Zeb Hogan plans to research giant freshwater rays. His journey starts in the Northern Territory of Australia, where Zeb searches for whiprays, a rare species that was properly identified only in the past few years! After catching mostly bull sharks, Zeb turns his attention to Thailand\'s giant freshwater stingray. On the Mae Klong River, he battles a 385-pound behemoth for hours.
Los bosques de los Urales son una región de extremos donde prosperan animales enormes, como el alce, y criaturas diminutas. El desmán almizclado o ruso es un extraño animal semiacuático y casi ciego, pariente del topo, que tiene unas glándulas que segregan una sustancia con olor desagradable para desalentar a los depredadores. La rica fauna de la zona también incluye al oso tibetano, la ardilla listada y el ciervo sica, entre otros.
Acompaña al doctor Zeb Hogan en esta aventura de la búsqueda de los peces más monstruosos del mundo. Explora en los ríos más profundos y lugares más remotos del planeta para encontrar a los peces monstruosos.
Zeb Hogan is on the hunt for a goldfish the size of a cow! Giant carp can grow up to weigh 600 pounds and measure 10 feet long, but the trouble with finding these monster fish is they only live in three of Southeast Asia\'s rivers. To find out more about this elusive fish, Zeb heads to Thailand, where he helps the Thai Department of Fisheries\' transport 30 giant carp into a new breeding pond on the Chao Phraya River.
Are bull sharks stalking America\'s suburban waters? Nicknamed the linebackers of the sea for their wide, stalky bodies, bull sharks are rumored to be moving inland, even surviving in freshwater 2,000 miles upriver. To separate fact from fiction, Zeb Hogan is teaming up with some of Florida\'s leading shark experts on a quest to catch a river shark and to determine the truth behind their deadly reputation
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.
Armies of salmon surge through Alaska\'s icy waters during mating season, but only one catches the eye of Zeb Hogan the elusive king salmon. Local legends tell stories of king salmon so wide you could walk across their backs. But to find out if stories like this one are true, and if a Salmonzilla is really out there, Zeb will have to brave rugged wilderness, hungry bears and a local watering hole where the signature cocktail is salmon-flavored vodka!