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The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix  

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Here are the best nature shows streaming now on Netflix. Whether you're looking for shows with animals, exotic locations, or hunting, this list of nature shows currently on Netflix is regularly updated with new and popular TV series. What are the best nature series to watch on Netflix? 

One of the best nature shows of all time, BBC's Planet Earth is also ranked high on the most popular science TV programs. Other good nature shows on Netflix include Africa, Frozen Planet, 72 Dangerous Animals, and Tales by Light.

Vote up the best nature shows on Netflix, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.

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Planet Earth II is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Sir David Attenborough
Planet Earth II (BBC One, 2016) is a British nature documentary series presented and narrated by Sir David Attenborough. This 6-part limited series explores how animals meet the challenges of ...more
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Blue Planet II is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Sir David Attenborough
Blue Planet II (BBC One, 2017) is a British nature documentary television series and a sequel to the 2001 documentary series The Blue Planet. Narrated and presented by Sir David Attenborough, ...more
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Our Planet is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Our Planet (Netflix, 2019) is a nature documentary series narrated by David Attenborough. The series addresses issues of conservation while featuring these disparate animals in their respective ...more
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Africa is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Africa is a 2013 British television series created by the BBC Natural History Unit. It focuses on wildlife and wild habitats in Africa, and has been four years in the making.
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The Blue Planet is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Tania Zaetta, Sami Lukis, Don Hany
The Blue Planet is a British nature documentary series created and produced by the BBC, It premiered on 12 September 2001 in the United Kingdom. It is narrated by David Attenborough. Described ...more
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Life is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Life
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The Hunt is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
The Hunt
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The Blue Planet II is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
The Blue Planet II

This sequel to the award-winning nature series "Blue Planet" dives beneath Earth's oceans to reveal the dazzling vistas and amazing creatures there.

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Frozen Planet is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Frozen Planet is a British nature documentary series, co-produced by the BBC and The Open University. It was filmed by the BBC Natural History Unit. The production team, which includes executive ...more
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Wild Alaska is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Wild Alaska
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Earth's Natural Wonders is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Earth's Natural Wonders Olivia Colman
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72 Dangerous Animals: Australi... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
72 Dangerous Animals: Australia
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72 Dangerous Animals: Latin Am... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Bob Brisbane
72 Dangerous Animals: Latin America (Netflix, 2017) is a nature documentary series presented by Bob Brisbane. Powerful cats, indestructible arachnids, and flesh-melting pit vipers are just the ...more
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Extraterrestrial is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Extraterrestrial
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One Strange Rock is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
One Strange Rock
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Nature's Great Events is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Sigourney Weaver, David Attenborough
Each year, the planet is transformed through some of the most breathtaking natural events across our ecosystem, triggered by seasonal changes on a grand scale. These dramatic natural visual ...more
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Weird Wonders of the World is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Weird Wonders of the World
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Nature's Weirdest Events is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Nature's Weirdest Events
Chris Packham looks at some of the strangest events in nature.
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72 Dangerous Animals: Asia is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Bob Brisbane
72 Dangerous Animals: Asia (Netflix, 2018) is a nature documentary series presented by Bob Brisbane. From fangs to claws to venomous stings, they all wield deadly weapons. But which creature ...more
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Wild China is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Wild China is a six-part nature documentary series on the natural history of China, co-produced by the BBC Natural History Unit and China Central Television and filmed in high-definition. It was ...more
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Great Yellowstone Thaw is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Great Yellowstone Thaw
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Round Planet is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Round Planet
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Forces of Nature is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Forces of Nature Brian Cox
Forces of Nature (BBC One, 2016) is a four-part television documentary series presented by physicist Brian Cox. The series couples high-definition cinematography with calm and methodical ...more
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Baby Animals in the Wild is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Baby Animals in the Wild
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Life Story is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nature & Animal Shows On Netflix
Life Story
Life Story (BBC One, 2014) is a British natural-history television miniseries. The six-part limited series reveals the challenges faced by individual animals at different stages of their lives