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Big Grazers Rescue Grassland Biodiversity, Worldwide Study Finds

Caption: This pronghorn, the North American counterpart to Africa's antelopes, and other large herbivores help conserve grassland biodiversity as they graze, a new study shows.

Credit: Daniel S. Gruner

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