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In Africa, wildlife raises the risk of deadly diseases. It doesn't have to

The story from our colleague was familiar: He watched as Makaite, Tefu and the other men of the Andilukbo clan of Efe bow hunters returned empty handed. It was the third day in a row that they had gone hunting for forest antelope and not caught anything. A leaf bag filled with mushrooms and two giant tree snails was all that seven men had to show for over 200 person-hours of grueling work. In the dense tropical forest near Wamba in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo, Makaite has watched as ...
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Added July 28, 2020
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