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Crucial Portuguese Wetland Gets Last Minute Reprieve From Developers

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- 565 days ago -
An on-line petition that has gathered 21,000 international signatures has stopped a mega-tourist complex from destroying a unique wetland bird sanctuary in southern Portugal.

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Iona Kentwell (134)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 4:47 pm
Fantastic news! Well done Portugal and well done to all those who created, signed and sent the petition. Together we really can make a difference!

pam w. (191)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 6:25 pm
Good news!

Susanne R. (249)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 8:08 pm
It's really encouraging to know that in many cases petitions are effective! Thanks for the follow up information, Cal!

Julie E. (331)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 10:03 pm
Bravo! We need these confirmations.

Alexandra Rodda (176)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 10:33 pm
That's good.

Lenicka R. (64)
Friday January 11, 2013, 2:19 am
Good news. Thanks

Wendy F. (41)
Friday January 11, 2013, 2:58 am
Thanks, so pleased.

Danuta Watola (1180)
Friday January 11, 2013, 3:35 am

John S. (297)
Friday January 11, 2013, 4:22 am
That's is good news.

Michael Kirkby (83)
Friday January 11, 2013, 6:13 am
Very good news.

Debbie Williamson (261)
Friday January 11, 2013, 6:35 am
noted and signed the petition

Donnaa D. (12)
Friday January 11, 2013, 7:22 am
noted signed tweeted following

Veronique L. (209)
Friday January 11, 2013, 9:09 am
This is great news!!

Barbara Erdman (63)
Friday January 11, 2013, 12:46 pm
Noted and Tnx Cal:-0

Nimue P. (228)
Friday January 11, 2013, 5:36 pm

Suheyla C. (229)
Tuesday January 15, 2013, 1:55 pm
Thanks Cal
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