The Saiga Antelope Die-offs

January 24, 2018 mammal 0

Quite mysteriously, the Saiga Antelopes (saiga tatarica) started dying in huge numbers since the 1980’s. The most recent die-offs in 2015, numbering upward of 200,000 animals, had everyone in a tizzy. The whole population in various areas of Russia, Kazakhstan and Mongolia is not more than 250,000 so we were […]