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Tanzania Weighs New Soda Ash Plant in Prime Flamingo Territory

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n a choice between flamingoes and a soda ash plant, a new report shows that local residents near Lake Natron, Tanzania prefer flamingoes.

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Alexandra Rodda (176)
Friday November 9, 2012, 8:56 pm
Good on them. I'd prefer Flamingos too.

Christeen Anderson (477)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 12:42 am
I completely agree. Flamingos would be the correct choice.

Alice C. (1797)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 3:53 am
Yes, Flamingos are so beautiful and soda ash is not !

John S. (301)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 4:12 am
Guess I'm the forth to agree, Flamingos are best.

Jennifer C. (172)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 5:45 am

Muriel Servaege (45)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 1:14 pm
Thank you for this piece of good news. I'd prefer flamingoes, too.

Petra M. (254)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 1:32 pm

Dianne D. (458)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 1:49 pm
I'd vote to live next to flamingoes also rather than an soda ash plant. The plant would be bad for tourism.

Kate Lopez (0)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 2:28 pm
Flamingos are so beautiful. Not much of a decision. oping the choose environment over greed in the future.

Sonny Honrado (6)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 2:29 pm
Flamingos are more colorful

Janet R. (34)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 2:42 pm
Well, that's an easy choice, between beautiful flamingos and a soda ash plant. Bye, bye, soda ash, hello flamingos.

Elizabeth M. (66)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 2:48 pm
Noted with thanks Cal.
Flamingos are far more beautiful than soda ash, and I am so glad the people prefer them.

kye j. (41)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 3:44 pm
No to soda ash.
This is the flamingos territory

janet f. (29)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 4:07 pm
The idiots in charge will end up destroying their own country.

DORIS L. (61)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 6:49 pm
I prefer the flamingos any day.

marie Taylor clarke (166)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 7:03 pm

Aletta Kraan (146)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 8:10 pm
Thanks , Flamingos are beautiful !!

Mary Donnelly (47)
Saturday November 10, 2012, 11:19 pm
Thanks Cal- .

Ruth S. (307)
Sunday November 11, 2012, 6:25 am
Flamingos are the right choice.

Lynne Buckley (0)
Sunday November 11, 2012, 10:18 am
Good news.

Helle H. (21)
Sunday November 11, 2012, 2:47 pm
Why shouldn't they?

Frans Badenhorst (551)
Monday November 12, 2012, 7:18 am
money.... again...

Melania Padilla (178)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 11:10 am
Thanks for posting.... Sick of these stories....
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