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Iraq's Newly Protected Marshes a Huge Conservation Turnaround - Green Prophet | Impact News for the Middle East
We first learned about Nature Iraq’s conservation in a combat zone in 2010. Back then Iraq’s only conservation NGO seemed to receive little ministerial support; three years later and the Council of Ministries has approved the group’s push to protect the Mesopotamian Marshlands as the country’s first national park. This really is a huge victory for conservation. Once …