From loathed to loved: Villagers rally to save Greater Adjutant stork

“Called a prodigy of ugliness” by one ornithologist, this avian scavenger is being championed by local Indian villagers, to everyone’s mutual benefit.

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Last updated on 09 December 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
India
Region: 
South-East Asia
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
Residential and commercial development
Species group: 
Birds