Antelope revived in Sahara years after going extinct in the wild

Scimitar-horned oryx have been reintroduced to the wild after a two-decade absence and are flourishing in their old stomping grounds.

New Scientist

Last updated on 19 January 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Species: 
Oryx dammah
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals