Frontier Borneo

Lawa's Release

At the Borneo Sun Bear Conservation Centre keepers face danger when they try and corner a charging sun bear in their quest to release it back into the wild.

Over at the iconic Gomanton caves, after a tragic death the harvest resumes. Here workers risk their lives daily as they clamber up impossible ladders to pick precious birds’ nests. And turtle scientist Nick Pilcher teaches brand new recruits to capture these animals barehanded, but one of the newbies forgets a key safety rule.