Why International Snow Leopard Day Matters

It would be one of the 10 largest countries in the world. It also would be the 6th least dense country in terms of human population. It is the birthplace of many of the world’s greatest rivers – the Yangtse, Yellow, Ganges, Indus, Amu Darya, and others – that provide life-sustaining water to hundreds of millions of people.

National Geographic

Last updated on 24 October 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
China
Region: 
Asia
Species: 
Uncia uncia
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals