Midway: Island of Life


Barely bigger than a few football pitches, the island of Midway is a vital refuge to sharks, spinner dolphins, eagle rays, turtles, rare seals and millions of birds.

Transmission history

Broadcast on 5th March 2000 on BBC2 between 5:55 and 6:45 p.m. as part of The Natural World

Duration: 50 minutes


Narrated by John Shrapnel

Music by Anthony Phillips

Photography by Michael Pitts

Written by Sophie Cooper

Produced by Neil Nightingale and Michael Pitts

A BBC/Discovery Channel co-production

Music Details

A selection of some of the music from this programme was released on Wildlife


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