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Protecting Tugay Forests and Threatened Species of Tajikistan's Kayrakum Wetlands
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Youth Group on Protection of Environment
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Protect the floodplain and wetlands where the Syr Darya river enters Kayrukum Lake, home to the Yellow-eyed Dove and Pike Asp. Restore ecosystem function through tree-planting and clearing silt and weeds from riparian channels. Prepare documentation for formal declaration of a protected area.

Strategic Direction: 1 Address threats to priority species