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Taita Thrush— CR
Population Estimate: fewer than 1oooRange: 3 sq. kilometers in KenyaPrimary Threats: Habitat destruction (to plant non-native trees for timber), 90:10 male to female population.Why they’re awesome:
It’s only a matter of time before they become extinct.
They’ve survived on decreasing land area for decades, listed as CR the whole time.
They feed on insects on the ground and spend a considerable time there.

Taita Thrush— CR

Population Estimate: fewer than 1ooo
Range: 3 sq. kilometers in Kenya
Primary Threats: Habitat destruction (to plant non-native trees for timber), 90:10 male to female population.
Why they’re awesome:

  • It’s only a matter of time before they become extinct.
  • They’ve survived on decreasing land area for decades, listed as CR the whole time.
  • They feed on insects on the ground and spend a considerable time there.

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