16 Jul '11, 8am

Lions Could Be Extinct in 10-15 Years!

Lions Could Be Extinct in 10-15 Years!

The first problem above concerns all sorts of species all over the world, a leading reason we are on the brink or even in the midst of the world’s 6th mass extinction . The second issue is a complicated one — poor African nations catering to financially beneficially tourist trade. But these nations should really realize that if lions go extinct, they won’t get nearly as much money for any type of safari, and that could happen soon. Lastly, the significance of these ‘exotic remedies’ is important and is downright ridiculous — when are people going to wake up and get over these completely harmful (and not at all helpful) superstitions? This has been a tremendously difficult cultural problem to address, but people are working on it more and more.

Full article: http://planetsave.com/2011/07/16/lions-could-be-extinct-i...

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