Warm-weather plague killed more than half of this endangered species in three weeks

Country
Kazakhstan (KZ)
Score
18.42
Source
The New Zealand Herald
Time
2018-01-18 (UTC)
ID
10614208

It took just three weeks to destroy 60 per cent of the world's saiga population.During an uncommonly warm and wet spell in May 2015, as the endangered antelopes gathered in central Kazakhstan to give birth to their young, a microbe...