Panda Mania

September 2008
Weekly Reader News - Senior;9/12/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 2, p4
The article highlights the birth of nine giant panda cubs in captivity in China that is expected to boost the population of the endangered species. It was noted that about 180 pandas have been born in captivity in the past three decades. Giant pandas living in captivity are said to have a better chance at survival, with the provision of food and a safe environment for the animals.


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