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Ugandan Wetlands Destroyed for Rose Farm
Would a rose smell as sweet if it had contributed to an ecological disaster? Ugandan environmentalists protesting the recent decimation of the East African nation’s wetland might beg to differ. Despite the area being deemed a “natural filter” for waste and a protector of wildlife species, a wealthy African businessman has demolished the wetland to expand a rose farm.