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Resource ID: #24677
Subject: Animals
Source: CBS News 60 Minutes
Date: March 29, 2009



“Africa's lions are in trouble” and the reason why was because they are being poisoned. The lions are found outside protected game reserves, where they mingle with cattle. The lions kill the cattle and eat them; the cattle are a large percent of revenue for the population and puts food on the table. As a solution, cattle herders have begun using pesticides to kill the lions and protect their cattle.

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