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If dugong die out, it will be indictment on us all

Before the discovery of oil liberated the peoples of the Arab Gulf region from the tyranny of the fragile, hand-to-mouth existence they had endured for countless generations, the dugong was fair game. As exhaustive research published in 2017 in the journal Zoology in the Middle East made clear, the large, docile, herbivorous marine mammal played a […]