Wild Chronicles heads to the deserts of Syria, where a National Geographic researcher has made a startling discovery: the northern bald ibis, feared extinct in Syria for more than 70 years, has returned. But the small, fragile population in danger. Now, a dedicated team of scientists, Bedouins, and former hunters are racing against time to help the "Arab phoenix" regain its place.
people and culture native to the Arabian Peninsula, North Africa, and Western Asia.
people and culture native to the Arabian Peninsula, Middle East, and North Africa.
level of conservation between "endangered" and "extinct in the wild."
area of land that receives no more than 25 centimeters (10 inches) of precipitation a year.
no longer existing.
delicate or easily broken.
total number of people or organisms in a particular area.