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Thomas.hilker@oregonstate.edu
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Oregon State University

Mongolian Herders

Caption: Sheep and goats graze on grasslands in Mongolia that are so degraded they are making a transition to desert. In the foreground is an ovoo, a religious worship site often visited by travelers.

Credit: (Photo courtesy of Oregon State University)

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