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Alan Rabinowitz of the Bronx Zoo’s Wildlife Conservation Society talks about his explorations in northern Myanmar, which took him to remote areas rarely seen by outsiders.
- Alan Rabinowitz zoologist, wildlife ecologist, chief executive officer of Panthera, a wild cat conservation group; author of “Life in the Valley of Death: The Fight to Save Tigers in a Land of Guns, Gold, and Greed”
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