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Entries from February 27th, 2010

Ecological implications of vulture extinction on scavengers and disease transmission Darcy Ogada

February 27th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Raptor Research

Reports of vulture declines have been numerous over the past decade.  From southeast Asia to West Africa, vultures are declining at alarming rates, making them the most threatened functional group of birds.  Due to their huge ranges, even relatively pristine areas in Kenya have seen large declines in vulture numbers. Scavengers, especially vultures, provide one […]

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