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  • 09/15/2021Project update

    Kulan migration insights could guide future reintroductions

    09/15/2021Project update

    Kulan migration insights could guide future reintroductions

    A new research article published in the journal Frontiers in Conservation Science describes the post-release movement behaviour of kulan in the Torgai region of Central Kazakhstan, and provides valuable insights for future reintroduction efforts.

  • 08/09/2021FZS in the media

    Saiga antelopes bounce back after mass die-off

    08/09/2021FZS in the media

    Saiga antelopes bounce back after mass die-off

    In 2015 tragedy struck Kazakhstan’s saiga antelopes. A usually benign bacteria, made deadly by climatic changes, killed thousands of the animals. But now there’s a baby boom on the steppe.

  • 06/05/2021Project update

    Saigas Bounce Back

    06/05/2021Project update

    Saigas Bounce Back

    Kazakhstan’s population of the critically endangered antelope now nearing a million.

  • 05/07/2021Press release

    Launch of First Global Initiative to Map Ungulate Migrations Comes at Crucial Time for Kazakhstan’s Saiga Antelope

    05/07/2021Press release

    Launch of First Global Initiative to Map Ungulate Migrations Comes at Crucial Time for Kazakhstan’s Saiga Antelope

    An international team of 92 scientists and conservationists has joined forces to create the first-ever global atlas of ungulate migrations. Detailed maps of the herds’ seasonal movements will help governments, indigenous people and local communities, and wildlife managers to identify current and emerging threats to migrations and guide their protection.

  • 04/18/2016Press release

    Surprising findings from research on saiga antelope mass die-off

    04/18/2016Press release

    Surprising findings from research on saiga antelope mass die-off

    Scientists agree, that a bacterium causing haemorrhagic septicaemia led to the tragic mass die-off of saiga antelopes during May 2015 in Kazakhstan.

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