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Subject:  Re: West Is Best: Protected Lands Promote Jobs.. Date:  12/6/2012  8:52 AM
Author:  telegraph Number:  46648 of 73701

Art:""But Australia had mega Marsupials like mega Kangaroos and giant Wombats and gigantic birds but like 50,000 years ago the Aborigines moved in and they very quickly, like within a thousand years or so, killed off all the megafauna.

And the Interior of Australia used to be much wetter, enough to where the trees made their own weather by cooling the temperatures down enough to where it rained and stayed wet enough for small trees and other brush grew. But the Aborigines hunted game by driving it with fire and it destroyed the ecosystem enough to change the weather. "

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Maybe..maybe not.....50,000 years ago......things were a lot different here...the glaciers of the last ice age 25,000 years ago moved down over NY state..a mile deep. same over MI and NY.....and that's how the Great Lakes were formed....they didn't exist before then......

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