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The second group of Edwards’s Pheasant, after decades in Europe, has repatriated

Hanoi – On 27th May 2015, a group of three female and one male Edwards’s Pheasants Lophura edwardsi from Prague Zoo, Czech Republic safely arrived in Hanoi Zoo, as a result of the collaboration between in-situ conservation groups in Europe and in Hanoi Zoo. In order for these Edwards’s Pheasant (EP) to be homecoming, World Pheasant Association (WPA) enthusiastically supported the proposal of Hanoi Zoo to strengthen and diversify genetic sources of EP in VN, an endemic bird of Central Vietnam and currently on the verge of extinction. Continue reading The second group of Edwards’s Pheasant, after decades in Europe, has repatriated