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Living Planet: Goodbye Mumbai

Chhavi Sachdev, Mumbai
May 12, 2016

Mumbai is one of the few metropolises in the world to boast urban flamingos. Every winter, these pink-feathered birds fly to mudflats on the southeastern shore of the city, and stay on through spring, after which they head back to their breeding grounds in the west. But a planned bridge is poised to cut through their habitat.

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