“If there were no reindeer we would not exist”: Tsaatan reindeer herders

In the “Red Forest” of Outer Mongolia’s subartic taiga where winter temperatures drop to -50°C and hail can match the size of tennis balls the Tsaatan (reindeer herders) struggle for survival against an extreme natural environment, bandits and government authorities. Nomadic, Tsaatan tribes depend on … Continue reading “If there were no reindeer we would not exist”: Tsaatan reindeer herders