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Endangered Galapagos tortoises saved from suspected traffickers

Quito (AFP) April 20, 2017
Nearly three dozen Galapagos tortoises considered vulnerable to extinction will return to Ecuador after being rescued in Peru from alleged traffickers, the Galapagos National Park said Wednesday. Peruvian wildlife authorities found 29 small tortoises - two of them dead - in a cardboard box on a bus on its way from northern Peru to Lima. Officials made the discovery while working to ide

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