Yak Life

Wild yaks live on the roof of the world, a frosty high-elevation plateau north of the Himalayas. Conservation biologist Joel Berger, of the University of Montana and the Wildlife Conservation Society, wanted to find out how climate change might affect yaks, so he paid them a visit. 

 

Photos by Joel Berger. The tiny black specks in the landscape are yaks.

 
 

Music Credits

Wonderblues (Podington Bear) / CC BY-NC 3.0
Love Sprouts (Podington Bear) / CC BY-NC 3.0
Caterpillar Tunnel (Podington Bear) / CC BY-NC 3.0