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In GaláPagos, An Insidious Threat to Darwin's Finches

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, invasive species, cane toads, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, habitat )

- 968 days ago -
The birds that have come to be known as Darwin's finches have long intrigued students of evolution. But now a parasitic fly introduced to the Galápagos Islands is threatening the future of one or more of these iconic finch species.

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Veronique L. (209)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 9:08 am
Sadly noted

Sue H. (6)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 9:13 am

pam w. (138)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 10:53 am
Difficult dilemma.....try to eradicate the fly? Allow evolution to happen? What to do?

Winnie Adams (217)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 12:11 pm
so sad

Kerrie G. (135)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 12:59 pm
Noted, thanks.

Danuta Watola (1266)
Sunday September 29, 2013, 1:38 am

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Sunday September 29, 2013, 4:11 am

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Sunday September 29, 2013, 4:26 am
Quelle triste nouvelle !
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