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Cambodia loses half its seasonal wetlands in 10 years

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Mongabay.com

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2013-03-18

Cambodia lost more than half of its seasonally flooded grasslands in ten years due to industrial agricultural conversion, abandonment of traditional farming, and illegal drainage, putting several endangered bird species at risk and undermining traditional livelihoods in the region, reports a new study published in the journal Conservation Biology.

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http://news.mongabay.com/2013/0318-cambodia-wetlands.html