Army deploys scientists to study Iraqi culture
Photo Credit: Michael Izady, Ph.D.
Members of the Marsh Arab tribe traverse the marshes of southern Iraq. Once twice the size of the Florida Everglades, the marshes are now a fraction of their former size after their drainage by Saddam Hussein. Human Terrain System anthropologists advocate restoring the marshes.
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