Emirates
2017 Nov 23 Thu, 10:33:29 pm

Arabian Oryx given another chance at life in the wild at Qasr Al Sarab protected area

ABU DHABI, 23rd November 2017 (WAM) - Around 200 Kilometers away from the hustle and bustle of Abu Dhabi city, 14 Arabian Oryx have been given another chance at life in the wild. The Oryx were released into the Qasr Al Sarab Protected Area, as part of the long-running Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Arabian Oryx Reintroduction Programme, led by the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD). Once on the verge of extinction, the species will now be able to traverse one of the largest sand...