A warm-weather plague killed more than half of this endangered species in three weeks

It took just three weeks to destroy 60 percent of the world's saiga population.

Washington Post

Last updated on 18 January 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Kazakhstan
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Diseases
Climate Change
Species: 
Saiga tatarica
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals