The rare Afghan deer that survived wars

For more than 40 years people believed the elusive Bactrian deer was extinct in Afghanistan, unsurprising considering the conflict across the country in that time.

BBC

Last updated on 19 September 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Afghanistan
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
Species: 
Cervus elaphus yarkandensis