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  • giraffes used to be a common sight in the Loy Sabah Wildlife Conservation Park in Kenya, but in recent years their numbers have dwindled.

  • Some communities, like the Sambu, have leaved alongside the animals for generations and used to haunt them for food.

  • People there say a giraffe could feed a village for mother in a week.

  • They usedto cook them.

  • They banned them and a DEA, Yeah, without cause some day, this clover on the skin, then these used the best medicine sometimes what he used to kill them before.

  • But conservationists say the major threats to giraffes are poaching and habitat destruction.

  • The number of giraffes in Africa fell by 40% between 1985 and 2015 according to one conservation group, and one species in northern Kenya is even rarer.

  • The same group says their population declined by more than 60% in 20 years.

  • Researchers say they're disappointed less attention is being paid to giraffes than any other species is very little known, a mother giraffe.

  • There's very little research done on the draft pregnant.

  • The decrease in their population has pushed six African countries to propose a regulation on international trade in giraffes, and officials hope it will be addressed during the U.

  • N Convention on trade in endangered species, taking police this month.

  • Critics say any protection scheme isn't likely so have much of an effect, but activists argue that measures need to be taken before it's too late.

giraffes used to be a common sight in the Loy Sabah Wildlife Conservation Park in Kenya, but in recent years their numbers have dwindled.

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Endangered Giraffes: Species in Africa face threat of extinction

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    林宜悉 posted on 2020/03/13
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