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Rare Parrot Rescued From Brink of Extinction


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, parrots, extinction )

CherAWAY
- 2719 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
A bleak future for the echo parakeet seemed guaranteed at the end of the Eighties, when just two breeding females remained, but thanks to the efforts of UK conservationists 500 birds are now flourishing in Mauritius



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gail dair (0)
Thursday June 10, 2010, 6:17 am
Thanks Cher
 

Vinnie m (334)
Thursday June 10, 2010, 9:47 am
Kudos to UK Conservationists for bringing parrot back from Extinction. Is that bird eating a red hot chili pepper ?? Thx. Cher, Please folks visit Newly Submitted Stories to see My Chicago Blackhawks Hockey Stanley Ccup after 49 years. WOO-HOO!!!! Wish I was HOME in Chicago for the party and parade.
 

End Cruelty Deb W (152)
Friday June 11, 2010, 8:11 am
Am so glad!
 
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