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Intensive farming is chasing away Costa Rican birds

A 10-year walking census of Costa Rican birds proves that intensive farming and birds don\’t mix, which may be bad for both farmers and birds. But often there is a solution: planting trees. The colorful birds of Costa Rica play a crucial role in the country\’s rural landscapes, by distributing seeds, controlling pesky insects and […] … learn more→