07 Juni 2014, 09:16 | Steffen Zuther
Amazing views of calving Saiga antelopes in Kazakhstan
Every year in May, female Saiga antelopes gather in large herds to give birth to their calves. This is a very unique moment, because the rest of the year they are rather widely distributed throughout their range, and only in May such huge concentrations can be observed.
In the framework of the ADCI, already for several years the team of the local partner ACBK had been investigating and monitoring the saiga calving. This year, this activity was implemented together with the Research Institute for Problems of Biological Safety and supported by the Committee for...