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Buenos Aires to Close 140-Year-Old Zoo, Saying 'Captivity Is Degrading' - EcoWatch

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    <table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNGh9Vbfg1VYTlXrGdXa7ePtrSxt9g&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=1pNxV_D7EJfO8QXujIegBg&url=http://ecowatch.com/2016/06/27/buenos-aires-zoo-closes/"><img src="//t1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRCUtUI0mPykNEnLzBB8uGtQhNre26hCX6_IUFADqbtOVdpg6_iohTTfwrAUJIw71zOgCcseF0n" alt="" border="1" width="80" height="80"><br><font size="-2">EcoWatch</font></a></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNGh9Vbfg1VYTlXrGdXa7ePtrSxt9g&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=1pNxV_D7EJfO8QXujIegBg&url=http://ecowatch.com/2016/06/27/buenos-aires-zoo-closes/"><b>Buenos Aires to Close 140-Year-Old <b>Zoo</b>, Saying 'Captivity Is Degrading'</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">EcoWatch</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">Buenos Aires is shutting down its <b>zoo</b> to give the animals a better life. Horacio RodrÃ*guez Larreta, mayor of Argentina's capital city, said keeping wild animals in captivity and on display is degrading, The Guardian reported. The <b>zoo's</b> 2,500 animals <b>...</b></font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNGyukOf162SKte3KAzcpDOHBxQYpg&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=1pNxV_D7EJfO8QXujIegBg&url=http://www.treehugger.com/corporate-responsibility/buenos-aires-closing-140-year-old-zoo-moving-2500-animals-nature-reserves.html">Buenos Aires to close 140-year-old <b>zoo</b>, move 2500 animals to nature reserves</a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>Treehugger</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNEbw9GwT1U7_neDVpW7LOE8TWhCvg&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=1pNxV_D7EJfO8QXujIegBg&url=http://www.indiatimes.com/news/world/140-year-old-argentina-zoo-closes-to-become-eco-park-moves-1-500-animals-to-natural-reserves-257415.html">140-Year-Old Argentina <b>Zoo</b> Closes To Become Eco Park, Moves 1500 Animals To Natural Reserves</a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>Indiatimes.com</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNENrLJjyMynu7rlRoDkrlqWXmxZgw&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=1pNxV_D7EJfO8QXujIegBg&url=http://www.cbsnews.com/news/buenos-aires-zoo-close-mayor-captivity-degrading-to-animals/">Major city decides <b>zoo</b> is no place for animals</a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>CBS News</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1" class="p"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNFwvu13WDhQVGwUEC9UdTbDsNXu2g&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=1pNxV_D7EJfO8QXujIegBg&url=https://www.good.is/articles/buenos-aires-zoo-closing-inhumane"><nobr>GOOD Magazine</nobr></a>&nbsp;-<a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNHUXl-WdB3pIGiXaC3Gx8WTlenxVg&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=1pNxV_D7EJfO8QXujIegBg&url=http://www.onegreenplanet.org/news/mayor-of-buenos-aires-shuts-down-zoo-for-the-best-reason-possible/"><nobr>One Green Planet</nobr></a>&nbsp;-<a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNEhdiwF83QWgx-9YD1GZqDP5RHq5w&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779138260761&ei=1pNxV_D7EJfO8QXujIegBg&url=http://inhabitat.com/140-year-old-buenos-aires-zoo-is-shutting-down-and-sending-all-of-its-animals-to-sanctuaries/"><nobr>Inhabitat</nobr></a></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com.au/news/more?ncl=dCvwzR0csVogonMNYFeOmRUfZdy-M&authuser=0&ned=au"><nobr><b>all 73 news articles&nbsp;&raquo;</b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table> More...