Race against the tide, risking death under huge blocks of ice - Human Planet: Arctic - BBC One:
The people of Kangiqsujuaq in Canada go to great lengths to add variety
to their diet of seal meat, venturing under the sea ice during the
extreme low tides of the spring equinox to gather mussels.
race against time. They have less than half an hour to search these
temporary caverns before the tide rushes back in. A look-out keeps watch
for the returning tide, but warning shouts can't be too loud in case
the echoes bring down the ice.
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