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Two beautiful table books to commemorate the return of the Scarlet Ibis to the mangroves of coastal São Paulo

Scalet Ibis (Eudocimus ruber), called guará in Brazil, were considered locally extinct (extirpated) as a breeding species in Southeastern Brazil by the 1950’s but a breeding colony was established in the late 1980’s in a degraded mangrove area at the back of the Santos Bay in coastal São Paulo State. In 1996 this breeding colony had at least 250 birds …

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