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Save the Black-Winged Myna

The Black-Winged Myna faces extinction. Demand international treaties protect the songbird before it's too late.

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Read about the failure of the CITES treaty and ideas for how we can best fix it so as to protect endangered species before it's too late.

This Songbird Is Nearly Extinct in the Wild. An International Treaty Could Help Save It — but Won’t.

The New York Times
While countries are supposed to vote based on the scientific merits, “we all know that’s looking at the world through rose-tinted glasses,” said Bruce Weissgold, a former senior Cites specialist at the Fish and Wildlife Service. “Science and Cites can be uncomfortable bedfellows, particularly when someone comes between them.” Cites…Read More