Entries for February 2020
(February 05, 2020)
Populations of white-lipped peccaries, a “new world” pig-like species usually found throughout Central American
tropical forests, are in freefall due to changes in forest cover and human disturbance
Species plays a major role in seed dispersal, engineers water holes, and is a food source for large predators and human communities
Peccaries have lost up to 90 percent of their range
Urgent action is needed to protect Mesoamerica’s 5 Great Forests, spanning...
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