plight for survival of the Arabian Oryx
The story of the Arabian Oryx (Oryx leucoryx)
is well known to the nature conservation world.
But it means a lot more to the people of Oman.
After becoming extinct in the country, it took
10 years and an unprecedented international effort
to bring it back to its native homeland.
It became the first example of a successful reintroduction
of an extinct species into the wild.
After a promising start, their numbers are falling
once more. Will it have a second chance to escape
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Shooting location: Arabian Oryx Sanctuary, Sultanate