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Latin America’s ‘magic tree’ slowly coming back to life

/ 04:15 PM March 19, 2018

Deforestation has decimated the guaimaro tree, whose leaves and fruit have for centuries sustained animals and humans alike. Image: AFP/ Luis Acosta


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