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Hunting, Logging Could Threaten Long-Term Health of Congo Forests By Wiping Out Key Animals


Environment  (tags: deforestation, environment, rainforest destruction, world, protection, nature, animals, wildlife, humans, pollution, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, forests, energy, pollution, world, wildlife, protection )

Cal
- 423 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Unsustainable hunting of forest elephants, gorillas, forest antelopes, and other seed-dispersers could have long-term impacts on the health and resilience of Congo Basin rainforests, warns a study ...



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Natasha Salgado (520)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 3:35 am
Where are the Drones?? Thanks Cal
 

Lisa sick Windsor (154)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 3:51 am
So sad and infuriating! Ty Cal!
 

Edo R. (71)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 5:02 am
Thanks for sharing
 

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 5:50 am
Thank you for the sad news. Now we need petitions to persuade the government of the Congo to protect their forests and the animals.
 

Michela m. (3934)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 6:38 am
VERY SADLY NOTED!!!!!!!
 

Waltraud U. (81)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 6:54 am
noted
 

Annalisa Parrini (16)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 6:59 am
I feel the same as Bryna, serving a petition
 

Carol D. (109)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 7:09 am
These forests and animals must be protected I dont think any country now should be allowed to just kill all the animals and get rid of its forests because its the future of this planet and is serious
 

James Beeston (181)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 7:43 am
thanks for sharing
 

GGmaSheila D. (169)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 4:46 pm
Sadly noted. What will these loggers do when the trees run out?? What will these palm oil farmers do when the bottom falls out of palm oil?? By that time they will have decimated their forests and wildlife.
 

Franck R. (52)
Wednesday July 24, 2013, 2:19 am
Thanks for sharing
 

Aileen P. (33)
Wednesday July 24, 2013, 8:08 am
Sad. Noted.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Wednesday July 24, 2013, 9:33 am
Is these any country in Africa with any common sense?
 

Nimue P. (243)
Wednesday July 24, 2013, 11:55 pm
noted
 
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