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How volcanic islands age, erode and sink (part 2)

Clip from David Attenborough's Galapagos Season 1 Episode 2 ABC March 17, 2013

Erosion over millions of years inevitably destroys all volcanic islands. Great pieces of the island will submerge, leaving only a ridge of cliff in the ocean. Despite this destruction, animals have evolved to live on these dying islands.

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