Researchers Find That Wild Donkeys and Horses Dig Desert Watering Holes Vital For Entire Ecosystem

Published May 13 2021 at 7:24 PM GMT
  • Research on feral horses and wild donkeys in the American southwest show they dig desert wells with their hooves in the soft sand of riverbeds, thus creating a network of extra fresh water sources for the creatures that are native to the area.
  • This find has thrown a wrench in the prevailing wisdom that feral.



  • Published May 13, 2021 7:24 PM GMT