Herder Batsuri Sharkhuu with a dead sheep. Pictures: Taylor Weidman

Deadly winters, climate change spell doom for Mongolian herders

With pastures shrinking due to rising temperatures and overgrazing, consecutive years of an extreme winter phenomenon known as the dzud have decimated livestock and puts livelihoods at risk on the steppe

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Herder Batsuri Sharkhuu with a dead sheep. Pictures: Taylor Weidman
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