S2: Waves & Tides | Fierce Earth

It's a very wet Fierce Earth team this episode, as they unlock the power and secrets behind king-sized waves and fast-rising tides. Leo and Clare travel to Santa Cruz in California to take a surf lesson from two of the best teenage surfers in America. Leah experiences a fast-rising tide in the Isle of Sully and Dougal guides a supersized ship into one of the UK's busiest ports.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 28'03''
  • Broadcast year: 2014
Curriculum Connection
  • Geography | Human and physical geography | Coastal Landscapes

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: CBBC
  • Programme: Fierce Earth
  • Series: 2
  • Episode: Waves & Tides