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Brazil Scientists Warn on Dwindling Jaguar Population


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, jaguars )

Cher
- 242 days ago - thenewage.co.za
The jaguar could soon become extinct in Brazil's tropical Atlantic forest, threatening the shrinking primitive forest itself, Brazilian scientists warned on Monday.



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Jonathan Smithsonian (4)
Saturday February 1, 2014, 7:45 am
noted
 

Christeen Anderson (503)
Saturday February 1, 2014, 8:12 am
Noted with great sadness.
 

Dawn Mason (110)
Saturday February 1, 2014, 9:33 am
Sadly noted.
 

Birgitta S. (235)
Saturday February 1, 2014, 11:56 am
:-((((.....................
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Saturday February 1, 2014, 12:20 pm
A lot of terrible news, and no answers .
 

Elizabeth M. (67)
Saturday February 1, 2014, 12:40 pm
Deforestation, ranching and suburban developments take away the habitats of the Jaguars. Hope something can be done soon for them. Thanks Cher.
FLAGGED SPAMMER.
 

Connie O. (42)
Saturday February 1, 2014, 2:35 pm
So sad. So many species are on the brink of extinction : (
 

Connie O. (42)
Saturday February 1, 2014, 2:35 pm
Spam flagged
 

Ruth S. (304)
Saturday February 1, 2014, 3:06 pm
God help them!
 

Kamia T. (67)
Saturday February 1, 2014, 5:07 pm
What's so sad is that all of the people who are tearing up the forest think they are involved in "progress," and refuse to hear otherwise. And when their progress is proven not to be, it will be too late to go back. So sad.
 

S J. (116)
Saturday February 1, 2014, 5:30 pm
So it seems we gonna lose all on the planet! tahnks
 

Dave C. (214)
Saturday February 1, 2014, 6:03 pm
how sad
 

Dale O. (190)
Saturday February 1, 2014, 8:19 pm
"A study by the Brazilian conservation authority Cenap indicated the adult jaguar population in the region may have fallen to just 250, "an 80 percent slide over the past 15 years."

Very tragic state of affairs. True, Tamia T, this is not progress when tearing up the forests, it is not ensuring the future survival of a fascinating big cat and so many other species involved in the area.

Spam flagged, too bad they did not become extinct (fake profiles) and not wildlife.
 

Christine Stewart (131)
Saturday February 1, 2014, 9:31 pm
The government needs to stop illegal loggers, poachers, and ranchers, and whoever else is killing the jaguars!
 

Sherri G. (114)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 2:11 am
Noted TY Cher. We must do more to save these Big Cats.
 

Tanya W. (52)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 4:29 am
Sadly noted.
 

. (0)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 6:35 am
𝖘𝖎𝖌𝖓𝖊𝖉 𝖆𝖓𝖉 𝖓𝖔𝖙𝖊𝖉, 𝖆𝖑𝖘𝖔 𝖘𝖕𝖆𝖒 𝖋𝖑𝖆𝖌𝖌𝖊𝖉 . 𝖙𝖍𝖆𝖓𝖐𝖘 𝖈𝖍𝖊𝖗!
 

Sara P. (57)
Sunday February 2, 2014, 11:42 am
Scientist.....why they don't do something and not only speak about????
 

Natasha Salgado (531)
Sunday August 17, 2014, 5:39 pm
Depressing...
 
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