Even with all restrictions, Iranian women play an active role in the society in many fields including environmental sciences. Elham Abtin is one of the best examples. Abtin, an environmental expert, works at the center for crocodile breeding and research center in the city of Chahbahar in southeastern Iran. While many men shy away from such a job, Abtin has no problem handling the crocodiles.
Mugger crocodile and its distribution in Iran
By Asghar Mobarak and Elham Abtin
Main threatening factors of sea turtles in Oman Sea area in Sistan and
Baluchistan province, Iran
By Elham Abtin
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