Climate change is threatening the survival of the Himalayan vultures living on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau in China.
The scavenger mainly feeds on old carcasses such as dead domestic yaks. But the warmer weather helps the animals live longer, which as a result reduces the food sources for the vultures.
This July, join us to explore the secret lives of the Himalayan vultures living on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau.
Today we bring you the third installment of the 16-episode series.
The video is credited to "The Himalayan Vultures" from the CCTV documentary.
Episode 1: The Himalayan vultures: Snowy land's holy birds
Episode 2: The Himalayan vultures: Bridges between life and death
(Cover image via VCG)
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