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Population Of Uruguay

On her first country visit as UN Women's Goodwill Ambassador, British actress Emma Watson highlighted the need for women’s political participation in Uruguay.

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20 Endangered Species That May Surprise You

Glaucous Macaw, country of origin: Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay. Now extinct due to habitat destruction

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Campo Flicker of the Woodpecker family: Found in eastern Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay, & north-eastern Argentina.

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Maned wolves are now extinct in Uruguay, and remaining wild populations are increasingly threatened by habitat loss to agriculture. Through a coordinated Species Survival Plan, North American zoos are developing a hedge population of maned wolves.

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Monk Parakeet, also known as Quaker Parrot, originates in subtropical areas of Argentina & surrounding countries of South America

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Monumento de los ultimos Charruas, Montevideo. One of two monuments commemorating Uruguay's indigenous population.

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Inside Uruguay

Yemanja, a festival of Uruguay's African population, is now celebrated by people from all parts of the Montevidean society.

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When on a trip to Uruguay, most people choose to visit Montevideo, the country’s capital, or its oceanic beaches on the East Coast. However, in the north-west of the country, on the side of the Uruguay River, there is also an area with natural hot spring waters, located near the coastal cities of Salto and Paysandú. Considered the thermal capital of Uruguay, the city of Salto is also one of the most populated cities in the country. However, this means a population of just about 100,000…