Saiga antelopes: the Ice Age survivors now in peril

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    Central Asian antelopes – the saiga – are one of the few animals to have survived the Ice Age.

    Once prevalent from Siberia all the way to western Europe, today they’re a critically endangered species only found in parts of Kazakhstan, Russia and Mongolia.

    The BBC’s Abdujalil Abdurasulov has followed a scientific expedition attempting to save them from extinction.

    View the original article: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/44474048

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