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The Gobi Desert

I am neither a qualified naturalist nor a scientist but have always had the instincts of an explorer. I marvel at the links in the chain of events that have enabled me to visit the four enclaves in the Gobi in China and Mongolia where the wild Bactrian camel still survives.

As to how I became involved. The story begins in Russia ,where, in 1992, I had arrived to stage an exhibition of environmental photographs in the Polytechnic Museum, Moscow. read more »