Goats eating buds in early spring in Boir Ahmad
Goats eating buds in early spring. Pastured goats are hard on the environment, as they eat trees, shrubs, new buds, and their hooves dig the roots of grasses. Essentially one generation of intensive herding as a livelihood has desertified much of the Boir Ahmad landscape.
Sisakht, Boir Ahmad, Iran
Iran, Boir Ahmad, herding outpost