24 Jun '11, 8pm

In the News: Serengeti highway cancelled: In what is being hailed as a victory for conservationists and the wild...

RELATED ARTICLES Serengeti World Heritage Site in Grave Danger as Tanzanian Government Moves Forward With Highway February 15, 2011 08:17 AM Tanzania’s Serengeti Highway plan could destroy major carbon sink August 15, 2010 07:39 AM World Bank proposes road to save Serengeti migration March 2, 2011 06:38 AM World Bank offers to save Serengeti from bisecting road February 1, 2011 08:57 AM In what is being hailed as a victory for conservationists and the wildlife of the Serengeti, the Tanzanian government has cancelled plans for a controversial highway that would have dissected the Serengeti National Park. ADVERTISEMENT According to scientists, the road would have severed the migration route of 1.5 million wildebeest and a half million other antelope and zebra, with indirect impacts, such as poaching and new development, exacerbating the situation. The mass migration of the S...

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news.mongabay.com 02 Jul '11, 6pm

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