Sources

Images

  • Caspian region, April 2004 (Blue Marble: Next Generation; satellite: NASA Terra/Aqua, sensor: MODIS)
  • Caspian Sea, June 11, 2005 (Satellite: NASA Aqua, sensor: MODIS; Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Land Rapid Response Team, NASA GSFC)
  • Dam and beluga distribution data (Institute for Ocean Conservation Science)
  • Sturgeon mural in Kazakhstan (Phaedra Doukakis)
  • Phaedra Doukakis at AMNH (AMNH)

Special thanks to Phaedra Doukakis, Cristina Trowbridge, and Anna Rothschild