The film tells about the life of rare animals, about the need to protect and preserve the world of plants and animals, about the nature of distant islands. Landscapes of Komodo Island in Indonesia. View of a village on the island of Komodo, residents doing chores. Monitor lizards hunt deer. A cameraman takes pictures of the Komodo lizards hiding in the grass. Streets of Wellington in New Zealand. Visitors visiting the exhibits of the National Museum in Wellington. Scientists make an expedition to the Fiordela National Reserve on the South Island of New Zealand. Objects of study of the expedition: mountain lake, Seterland waterfall, birds of the century, pukeka, wild pigeon, takeke, kiwi, parrot. Scientists make an expedition to Cape Kidnappers in New Zealand. Objects of study of the expedition: Gannet seabirds. The cameraman takes pictures of the chicks in the nests. Landscapes of the sea. Scenery of Stiferson Island in the Cook Strait; seabirds, lizards, penguins on the island. View of Sydney in Australia. Visitors visiting the animals at the Sydney Zoo. Scientists make an expedition to the Kuril Islands. Objects of study of the expedition: sea otters (sea otters), sea urchins. Scientists make an expedition to the island of Barsa-Cologne in the Aral Sea, study the life of saigas. Wolves hunt saigas. Landscapes of Kazakhstan.