PBS NewsHour

Conservationists work to protect endangered species in Iraq

Clip: 07/06/2022 | 8m 17s | Video has closed captioning.

Iraq boasts a rich natural environment. Spanning jagged mountains in the north to pristine deserts in the south, it offers a habitat to 84 endangered mammals, birds, reptiles and fish species. Wildlife conservationists are trying to strengthen laws and raise awareness to save these species from extinction. Simona Foltyn reports.

Aired: 07/06/22

Rating: NR

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