WATCH: Russian breeding scheme 'sees beavers recover from near-extinction'

2019-07-14 08:22

Thanks to the success of the breeding scheme, beavers are thriving in the Voronezh region.

In the early 20th Century, these aquatic animals were hunted to near-extinction.

Now, scientists say that there are almost 700 000 beavers in Russia, half of which came from this facility.

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