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  1. General

    General discussions on Zoos, Aquariums and Wildlife Parks
    1. General Zoo Discussion

      General discussion about zoos, aquariums, wildlife parks, etc.
      Latest: Very Exotic Shape/Size/Colour of Tropical Animal, Present Yours? vogelcommando, 20 Feb 2018 at 10:36 PM
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    2. Fantasy Zoos

      Dream up your own zoo, exhibit or animal collection. Any discussion about "what if" imaginings or ideas belong here.
      Latest: Top 6 South East Asian Rainforest Mammals beccasunbear, 19 Feb 2018 at 10:30 PM
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  2. Community

    Discussion for or about the ZooChat community
    1. Announcements

      Find out the latest news about ZooChat here
    2. New Member Introductions

      New to ZooChat? Come and say hello - introduce yourself - we'd love to get to know you.
      Latest: Hello!! beccasunbear, 19 Feb 2018 at 10:52 PM
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    3. Events & Meetups

      Meetings and gatherings, education, seminars, conferences, or just zoo visits
      Latest: School UX Design project on Bronx Zoo Michael Fehdrau, 30 Oct 2017
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    4. ZooChat Website Help & Feedback

      Ask for help with using the forums and post suggestions for improvements.
      Latest: Those We Have Known.... PaleoMatt, 20 Feb 2018 at 10:26 PM
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  3. Resources & Media

    Resources about zoos, wildlife and animal conservation
    1. TV, Movies, Books about Zoos & Wildlife

      Television shows, movies, books about zoos or wildlife. Documentaries, reality shows, etc.
      Latest: The Talon vogelcommando, 20 Feb 2018 at 9:29 PM
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    2. Zoo & Wildlife Games, Simulators & Quizzes

      Discussion about zoo games and simulators such as Zoo Tycoon and zoo quizes
      Latest: Christmas Crossword pachyderm pro, 5 Jan 2018
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    3. Zoo Memorabilia

      Discussion about all the stuff you bring back from the zoo - guidebooks, maps, souvenirs, photos etc!
      Latest: What does everyone collect Zoo related ? sooty mangabey, 20 Feb 2018 at 8:49 PM
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    4. Websites about Zoos & Animal Conservation

      Websites and other resources online about zoos, wildlife, nature, conservation and such.
      Latest: The eBird Thread birdsandbats, 3 Feb 2018
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    5. Zoo & Wildlife Webcams

      Discussion about webcams at zoos
      Latest: Snapshot Wisconsin birdsandbats, 15 Nov 2017
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  4. Off Topic

    Discussion about things that are not zoo related
    1. Wildlife & Nature Conservation

      Non-zoo related discussion about animals, nature and conservation.
      Latest: Southern river terrapin release vogelcommando, 20 Feb 2018 at 9:21 PM
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    2. Animal Photography

      Discussion about taking photos of animals - equipment, techniques, places, etc
      Latest: Best ZooChat Photo 2017 - the vote Hix, 18 Feb 2018 at 3:01 AM
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    3. Private Collections & Pets

      Discussion about private collections of animals and pets or other domesticated animals
      Latest: giant wood rails Hyak_II, 17 Feb 2018 at 10:10 AM
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    4. Zoo Cafe

      Here is where we sit down, relax, and get out of the hot sun. Talk about anything and everything - the weather - sports - your favourite TV show. Anything off topic, non-zoo or non-animal related should go here.
      Latest: The Nonsense Thread ThylacineAlive, 20 Feb 2018 at 10:27 PM
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  5. Oceania

    Discussions about zoos in the Oceania region ( Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
    1. Latest: AWP's zoo visits Down Under AWP, 20 Feb 2018 at 1:30 PM
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    2. Christmas Island

      Discussion about zoos in Christmas Island
    3. Cocos (Keeling) Islands

      Discussion about zoos in Cocos (Keeling) Islands
      Latest: Saving Cocos Islands wildlife vogelcommando, 3 Jan 2018
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    4. Latest: Kula Eco-park, Fiji gerenuk, 23 Aug 2014
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    5. Guam

      Discussion about zoos in Guam
    6. Latest: First Post ever Hix, 20 Mar 2010
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    7. Latest: Exotic Mammals In New Caledonia FBBird, 18 Feb 2018 at 10:26 AM
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    8. New Zealand

      Discussion about zoos in New Zealand
      Latest: Wellington Zoo's Sun Bear enclosure, in photos beccasunbear, 20 Feb 2018 at 7:36 AM
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    9. Latest: Whales photographed mating in Niue Hix, 24 Aug 2012
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    10. Latest: Chlidonias also goes tropical.... Chlidonias, 31 May 2013
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    11. Latest: The fishes of Tokelau Hix, 22 Nov 2016
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  6. Europe

    Discussions about zoos in Europe
    1. Latest: Sun Bears In European Zoos? TigerValley98, 20 Feb 2018 at 10:41 PM
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    2. Latest: Yerevan Zoo News Giant Panda, 4 Oct 2016
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    3. Latest: The Alpine Adventures Of A Tea-Loving Dave - April 11 2015 Pacu, 15 Feb 2018 at 2:17 PM
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    4. Latest: Plans for Safaripark vogelcommando, 20 Dec 2016
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    5. Latest: Zoo Grodno vogelcommando, 11 Jul 2016
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    6. Latest: Antwerp zoo vogelcommando, 19 Feb 2018 at 6:24 PM
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    7. Latest: Sofia Zoo vogelcommando, 3 Mar 2016
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    8. Latest: News thread Kifaru Bwana, 2 Aug 2017
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    9. Latest: BeccaSunBear’s Czech Trip 2018 beccasunbear, 17 Feb 2018 at 7:32 PM
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    10. Latest: The Blue Planet temp, 13 Feb 2018
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    11. Latest: Tallinn zoo vogelcommando, 11 Oct 2017
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    12. Latest: Ahtari zoo Welsh Zootographer, 10 Feb 2018
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    13. Latest: News from La Palmyre john, 13 Feb 2018
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    14. Latest: News from Tbilisi vogelcommando, 13 Apr 2017
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    15. Latest: Neunkirchen news vogelcommando, 20 Feb 2018 at 9:02 PM
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    16. Latest: Attica zoo, Greece kiang, 5 Jul 2017
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    17. Latest: RepZootic vogelcommando, 5 Jan 2018
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    18. Latest: Reykjavik Zoo News Gigit, 9 Feb 2018
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    19. Latest: Fota Wildlife Park News 2014/2018 ArboLowe, 19 Feb 2018 at 10:25 PM
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    20. Latest: Italian Zoos News Piko, 1 Feb 2018
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    21. Latest: Almaty Zoo vogelcommando, 12 May 2016
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    22. Latest: Riga Zoo vogelcommando, 25 Jan 2018
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    23. Latest: Lithuanian Sea Museum Giant Panda, 4 Dec 2017
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    24. Latest: Parc Merveilleux Grant Rhino, 25 Apr 2015
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    25. Latest: Dierenpark de Oliemeulen vogelcommando, 18 Feb 2018 at 6:51 PM
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    26. Latest: Haugaland zoo Smannsaker, 2 Nov 2017
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    27. Latest: News from Warsaw LaughingDove, 8 Feb 2018
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    28. Latest: Lisbon Oceanarium ralph, 18 Jan 2018
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    29. Latest: Trophy hunting ban overread, 9 Oct 2016
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    30. Latest: Leningrad Zoo beccasunbear, 15 Feb 2018 at 9:46 PM
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    31. Latest: Košice Zoo News vogelcommando, 1 Feb 2018
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    32. Latest: Olm-breeding vogelcommando, 6 Oct 2016
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    33. Latest: Rio Safari Elche News MagpieGoose, 15 Feb 2018 at 11:16 AM
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    34. Latest: Man bitten by rattlesnake at Swedish zoo Swedish zoo man, 15 Feb 2018 at 10:22 PM
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    35. Latest: Aquatis Lausanne lintworm, 3 Feb 2018
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    36. Latest: Gaziantep Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 14 Jan 2018
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    37. Latest: Taigan Safari Park littleRedPanda, 12 Oct 2017
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    38. Latest: Chester Zoo Discussion, Speculation & Questions TriUK, 20 Feb 2018 at 10:49 PM
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  7. North America

    Discussions about zoos in North America
    1. Latest: Toronto Zoo Developments 2018 TZFan, 19 Feb 2018 at 5:13 PM
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    2. Latest: Parque Recreativo y Ecologico Aventura Animal vogelcommando, 20 Feb 2018 at 9:16 PM
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    3. Latest: North American Asian Elephant Population Elephant Enthusiast, 20 Feb 2018 at 10:13 PM
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  8. Asia

    Discussions about zoos in Asia
    1. Latest: The Asian Zoo List of Chlidonias ANyhuis, 12 Feb 2018
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    2. Latest: Dhaka Zoo Zooplantman, 8 Feb 2018
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    3. Brunei

      Discussion about zoos in Brunei
      Latest: Hix Does Brunei Hix, 31 Oct 2017
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    4. Latest: Guizhou Forest Wildlife Zoo vogelcommando, 12 Feb 2018
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    5. Latest: Species list Giant Panda, 23 Apr 2017
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    6. Latest: Fist zoo planned for Kashmir vogelcommando, 8 Feb 2018
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    7. Latest: Bali Zoo beccasunbear, 3 Feb 2018
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    8. Latest: aardvark250's second trip to Japan beccasunbear, 16 Feb 2018 at 10:35 PM
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    9. Latest: Laos Wildlife Rescue Center Kifaru Bwana, 17 Dec 2016
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    10. Latest: Langkawi Nature Park Chlidonias, 12 Feb 2018
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    11. Latest: Vulture re-intoduction vogelcommando, 16 Apr 2017
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    12. Pakistan

      Discussion about zoos in Pakistan
      Latest: Peshawar Zoo opened to the public J I N X, 16 Feb 2018 at 10:11 AM
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    13. Latest: Talarak Foundation vogelcommando, 10 Feb 2018
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    14. Latest: Jurong Bird Park News 2017-2018 Calyptorhynchus, 3 Feb 2018
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    15. Latest: Taipei zoo news john, 15 Feb 2018 at 2:39 PM
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    16. Latest: Chiang Mai Night Safari vogelcommando, 15 Feb 2018 at 8:29 PM
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    17. Latest: Save Vietnam's Wildlife vogelcommando, 21 Nov 2017
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  9. Central & South America

    Discussions about zoos in Central and South America
    1. Latest: Buenos Aires Zoo vogelcommando, 24 May 2017
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    2. Latest: Review of Atlantis Bahamas Blackduiker, 26 Mar 2010
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    3. Latest: Hybrid crocodiles wally war eagle, 7 Oct 2015
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    4. Latest: Brazilian zoos FelipeDBKO, 2 Feb 2018
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    5. Latest: Buin Zoo carlos55, 9 Dec 2017
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    6. Latest: Bioparque La Reserva News vogelcommando, 10 Jul 2017
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    7. Latest: Havana Zoo carlos55, 12 Nov 2017
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    8. Latest: Zoos of Ecuador AWP, 1 Sep 2017
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    9. Paraguay

      Discussion about zoos in Paraguay
      Latest: Zoo de Encarnacion - Paraguay vogelcommando, 9 Oct 2016
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    10. Latest: Zoos of Peru jwer, 18 Apr 2017
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    11. Latest: Durazno Zoo Kifaru Bwana, 24 Nov 2017
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    12. Latest: Caricuao Zoo vogelcommando, 28 Mar 2017
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  10. Africa & Middle East

    Discussions about zoos in Africa and the Middle East
    1. Botswana

      Discussion about zoos in Botswana
    2. Latest: Loro Parque Tenerife vogelcommando, 18 Jan 2018
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    3. Latest: New Zoo for Hurghada ? vogelcommando, 15 Nov 2017
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    4. Latest: Ethiopia's Lions Jurek7, 9 Jun 2017
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    5. Gabon

      Discussion about zoos in Gabon
    6. Ghana

      Discussion about zoos in Ghana
    7. Latest: Anzali Aquarium Giant Panda, 21 Jan 2018
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    8. Latest: Ramat Gan Safari and Zoo vogelcommando, 3 Nov 2017
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    9. Latest: Abidjan Zoo vogelcommando, 10 Feb 2017
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    10. Latest: Jordan jwer, 3 Apr 2014
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    11. Latest: The Kuwait Zoo drill, 28 Jan 2018
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    12. Latest: Rabat Zoo Zoo Tycooner FR, 22 Jul 2017
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    13. Latest: Attack on Ogba Zoo sooty mangabey, 25 Sep 2017
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    14. Latest: Al Wabra wildlife center vogelcommando, 7 Jun 2017
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    15. Latest: Dakar zoo Arizona Docent, 13 Apr 2014
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    16. Latest: Captive Cheetah-breeding Kifaru Bwana, 20 Jan 2018
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    17. Latest: Tunis Zoo vogelcommando, 2 Mar 2017
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    18. Latest: Ziwa Rhino Wildlife Ranch OrangePerson, 19 Feb 2018 at 12:48 PM
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    19. Latest: A new zoo for Dubai Chlidonias, 1 Feb 2018
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    20. Latest: Elephant export vogelcommando, 8 Nov 2016
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  11. Opt-in News Feeds

    RSS Feeds of News
    1. Elephant News

      News from www.elephant-news.com
    2. ABC News (Australia) Topic: Zoos

      News items tagged "zoos" on abc.net.au
      Latest: Gorilla escapes London Zoo enclosure RSS, 14 Oct 2016
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    3. ABC News (Australia) Topic: Endangered and Protect

      News items tagged "Endangered and Protected Species" on abc.net.au
      Latest: World's oldest panda dies in captivity aged 38 RSS, 16 Oct 2016
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    4. Discovery News: Zoo Animals

      RSS Feed of news from Discovery Channel
      Latest: Baby Gorilla a Welcome Surprise at Prague Zoo RSS, 25 Apr 2016
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    5. Yahoo News: Zoos

      Zoo news from Yahoo
      Latest: Drink craft beer with elephants at the L.A. Zoo RSS, 14 Apr 2015
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