News Archive

Access current and archival news items. You can browse by either the saiga antelope population or country you are interested in, or perform a search for a particular subject or topic. 

Showing 74 news articles

  • Protecting Saigas in Uzbekistan

    Country:
    Uzbekistan
    Population:
    Ustyurt
    Date:
    1/13/2016

    A short film showing how people lived side by side with the saiga antelope on the Ustyurt plateau in Uzbekistan.

    Read full story

  • Saiga Antelope PhD Opportunity at the University of Bristol

    Country:
    International
    Population:
    All/International
    Date:
    12/22/2015

    In May 2015, catastrophic mortality affected calving aggregations of saigas in their core range, wiping out half the global population in a few weeks. The cause remains uncertain, with infectious dis…

    Read full story

  • Presentations by Winners of Saiga Conservation Alliance Awards and Small Grants

    Country:
    International
    Population:
    All/International
    Date:
    11/8/2015

    This event took place following the completion of the Third Meeting of Signatories to the CMS MoU on Saiga Antelope which was organised by UNEP-CMS and hosted by the Government of Uzbekistan.

    Read full story

  • Countries Agree on Actions to Help Save Saiga Antelope

    Country:
    Uzbekistan
    Population:
    All/International
    Date:
    11/2/2015

    Bonn/Tashkent, 2 November 2015 – At a UN backed meeting organized by the UNEP-Convention on Migratory Species (CMS) from 26 to 29 October 2015 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, governments and conservationist…

    Read full story

  • Saiga Conservation: Setting the Roadmap for the Years to Come

    Country:
    Uzbekistan
    Population:
    All/International
    Date:
    10/27/2015

    Tashkent / Bonn, 26 October 2015 – The Third Meeting of the Signatories to the Memorandum of Understanding concerning Conservation, Restoration and Sustainable Use of the Saiga Antelope (Saiga MOU) a…

    Read full story

Browse by

Country

Population

Or search by

Search

Other Useful Resources