Bird restuarants in Nepal
Several species of endangered vultures in Nepal are getting some special treatment.
Restaurants For Endangered Vultures [ 2007-2-9 ] By Bhimsen Thapaliya
In an innovative measure to save the endangered vultures, Nepalese conservationists have set up clean feeding centres where the large fliers can have their favourite food that is free from killer toxins. The vulture restaurants are attracting the birds from distant places raising the hope that the uncontaminated diet would help recover the South Asian birds under critical decline.
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