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GOOD NEWS! Niger Creates Desert Park Bigger Than Hungary


Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, ecosystems, world, protection, humans, green, GoodNews, wildlife, nature, animals )

Cal
- 903 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Yesterday, the Niger government formally created the Termit and Tin Toumma National Nature and Cultural Reserve in the Sahara Desert,



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Past Member (0)
Friday March 9, 2012, 3:42 am
wonderful
 

Past Member (0)
Friday March 9, 2012, 4:05 am
thank you for great news!
 

NicoleAWAY W. (625)
Friday March 9, 2012, 4:24 am
thanks so much Cal!
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Friday March 9, 2012, 5:45 am
Thanks for sharing.
 

Alice C. (1797)
Friday March 9, 2012, 7:37 am
Wow! more good news ~ Thank you Cal : )
 

JL A. (275)
Friday March 9, 2012, 8:26 am
Great!
 

William K. (328)
Friday March 9, 2012, 8:55 am
That is good news.
 

Robert O. (12)
Friday March 9, 2012, 3:02 pm
Awesome!
 

Joan M. (1090)
Friday March 9, 2012, 3:11 pm
I think that this is just wonderful, that an impoverised country like Niger can do this, all they have to do now is keep the poachers out.
 

Selective Clothears (11)
Friday March 9, 2012, 3:11 pm
Thank you for this information.
 

Waltraud U. (76)
Friday March 9, 2012, 3:29 pm
I hope it works !
Thank you !
 

naomi cohen (50)
Friday March 9, 2012, 3:43 pm
finally, great news! thank you cal.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday March 9, 2012, 4:08 pm
YAY
 

Joy AWAY (130)
Friday March 9, 2012, 5:17 pm
great news
 

Andrea A. (11)
Saturday March 10, 2012, 12:55 am
Great.Thanks for sharing.
 

Lydia Weissmuller Price (181)
Saturday March 10, 2012, 6:29 am
The addax surely is a most beautiful animal. More parkland is desperately needed as this area is very poor in natural forage and a great deal of acreage is necessary to support any sizable number of animals. More parkland is needed now to support even fewer animals every year. Anyone who would hunt or poach these creatures is committing a crime not only against them but against future generations of people who will only see these animals in books. We're driving everything into extinction.
 

Roger M. (0)
Saturday March 10, 2012, 11:27 am
More than good news. It's downright terrific. Thanks for letting us know, Cal.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday March 10, 2012, 1:07 pm
Well done Niger!
 

Dave C. (214)
Sunday March 11, 2012, 1:44 pm
Yeah!
 
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