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Beyond the Glass: Savannah Monitor
by Editor in Chief
YouTube - In Season Two of Zilla’s Beyond the Glass, Myke and the crew venture out to West Africa to explore the habitats of reptiles native to this breathtaking area of the continent.
In the first episode of Season Two Myke finds an elegant sand snake (Psammophis elegans), and then visits the largest voodoo market in West Africa (which includes some difficult scenes, but showcases the importance of education and conservation in the native habitats of many species). After their trip to the market, Myke and the crew embark out to find what they are looking for – the Savannah monitor (Varanus exanthematicus). This exceptionally unique reptile is known for its intelligence and calm demeanor. Learn more about it in this video.@ YouTube