Iraq's Unique Wildlife Pushed to Brink by War, Hunting

After decades of strife, the world’s first civilization is losing many of its animals, such as otters, deer, songbirds, and more.

National Geographic

Last updated on 09 February 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Iraq
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Habitat loss and degradation
Human Disturbance
Military and unrest-related exercises