Monday, June 14, 2021

Tag: Hippopotamus

Why scientists want to kill Pablo Escobar’s hippos

A group of hippos originally imported by Escobar to his private zoo decades ago has multiplied. Image credits - ArtTower / Pixabay

A group of hippos originally imported by Escobar to his private zoo decades ago has multiplied and, according to scientists, is now spreading through one of the country's main waterways - the River Magdalena. Last month, a study published in the Biological Conservation journal said culling the animals was the only way to mitigate their environmental impact.

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