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Help Save the Critically Endangered Wild Double-Humped Camel

120 years ago, wild double-humped camels which survive in the Gobi desert on salt water with a higher content of salt than sea-water, were found across the deserts and steppes of southern Mongolia, north-west China and Kazakhstan. Unfortunately, years of persecution have reduced the species to less than 1000, split into four fragmented populations, one […]