The Snow Leopard Project

Learn how evolutionary biologist Alex Dehgan campaigned to stop endangered snow leopard poaching and established Afghanistan's first national park, Band-e Amir.

In 2006, Dehgan traveled to Kabul to build the Wildlife Conservation Society's Afghanistan Program – an effort aimed at protecting the country's unique ecosystems, which had been decimated by decades of war.

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