Village shrine in the Pamir Mountains, Tajikistan

A village shrine in the Pamir Mountains. Marco Polo sheep are one of several sources of snow leopard prey. Illegal hunting of this prey poses a serious threat to Tajikistan’s snow leopard populations.

Learn about Panthera's Snow Leopard Program at www.panthera.org/programs/snow-leopard/snow-leopard-program

Learn about Panthera's Snow Leopard Program Executive Director, Dr. Tom McCarthy, at www.panthera.org/people/tom-mccarthy-phd

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