Migratory animals under threat in the 'Serengeti of the north'

Strange and wonderful beasts from the saiga antelope to the snow leopard have long roamed the Central Asian wilderness. But human development and climate change are disrupting age-old migratory patterns.

Deutsche Welle

Last updated on 30 August 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Human Disturbance
Climate Change
Species: 
Camelus bactrianus
Equus hemionus
Ovis ammon
Saiga tatarica
Uncia uncia