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New Bird Discovered in Colombia Imperiled By Hydroelectric Project

Environment  (tags: animals, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, wildlife, world, politics, nature, ecosystems, forests )

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An increase in mining, tourism infrastructure, and deforestation for agriculture in the region has resulted in widespread habitat loss. Moreover, none of

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Sue H. (6)
Sunday August 19, 2012, 5:11 pm
Poor little wren. Sad that it's environment isn't protected.

Monica D. (580)
Sunday August 19, 2012, 9:21 pm
The poor bird. I've been reading Noam Chomsky's views on what is happening in Colombia - scary stuff. His view appears essentially to be that everything is being sacrificed there to the altar of (mostly) US corporate wealth.

Edo R. (71)
Monday August 20, 2012, 4:21 am
Thanks for sharing!

Daniel Partlow (189)
Monday August 20, 2012, 8:15 am
We are rapidly destroying this planet. We're signing our own children's death warrants!

LMj Sick Sunshine (144)
Monday August 20, 2012, 7:01 pm
So sad, ty for info..

Jennifer C. (168)
Monday August 20, 2012, 8:59 pm

Sonny Honrado (6)
Sunday September 30, 2012, 9:02 am
Everything around would be imperiled.
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