Flora and fauna were prolific. It was different than that of Earth, as most planets were, but gave the same overall feel. None of the animals appeared to be dangerous and they all seemed to co-exist without fear of each other. Best of all, the crew had found indigenous people living in several villages along the warm water ocean shoreline.
The villages were seen from the Enterprise prior to landing but contact was not made until the third day of the on-planet survey. No radio waves or other energy sources were observed coming from the planet and no vehicles could be seen from the ship. It appeared to be a pre-technology tribal civilization. Continue reading